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
Expanded to serve 12 schools, created one job and is poised to grow revenue by about 40% in 2022.
Team ExcelJohnathan Mayo
Received $215,000 in grants from the SBA Restaurant Revitalization Fund and transitioned from an online business to a successful brick-and-mortar shop in Old Town
Turkish Coffee LadyGizem Salcigil White
Received $550,000 in loans; created one part-time and two full-time jobs.
LAT DentistryDr. Lindsay Thorn
Created 12 jobs; received $50K Prince William County IGNITE grant.
Impruvon HealthJustin Amoyal
Created 61 new jobs and achieved $4 million in sales growth in 2021; increased staff to 100 and nearly tripled sales growth in 2022.