If you are an aspiring entrepreneur or an existing business owner ... the Virginia Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers no-cost individualized advising, from start up to established businesses.
Helping Small Businesses is Our Job
Are you thinking about starting a business?
Begin here and get help to start your business.
Hire employees, open a new location,
add a product line, expand to global markets. How are you planning to grow your business?
Check out the Virginia SBDC's robust training
program, the events calendar and our video collection of past events
Explore Common Resources
Restaurant Revitalization Fund
Shuttered Venue Operators Grant
Sales increased from a low six-figure to high seven-figure range in five months.
Nutrition ConsultingCaroline Thomason
The Bower Center secured $86,900 in loans: $19,400 in PPP loans, $4,000 in EIDL, and $3,500 in grants.
The Bower Center for the ArtsSusan Martin
The Co-op Obtained $4.3 million in loans -- $1.4 million from an SBA 7(a) loan and the remainder from the community
Fredericksburg Food Co-opRich LaRochelle
Business basics added to corporate trainer’s success and her income increased by 40%
Corporate TrainerBarbara H. Smith LLC
Sandy White secured over $1 million in COVID-related SBA loans and grants.