Imperial Valley Small Business Development Center
America's SBDC is the association that represents America's nationwide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) for no-cost business consulting and low-cost business training.
Small Business Development Centers provide assistance to small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs throughout the United States and its territories. SBDCs help entrepreneurs realize the dream of business ownership and help existing businesses remain competitive in a complex, ever-changing global marketplace. SBDCs are hosted by leading universities and state economic development agencies, and funded in part through a partnership with SBA.
SBDC advisors provide aspiring and current small business owners a variety of free business consulting and low-cost training services including: business plan development, manufacturing assistance, financial packaging and lending assistance, exporting and importing support, disaster recovery assistance, procurement and contracting aid, market research help, 8(a) program support, and healthcare guidance.
The SBDC mission is to grow the economic vitality of our community and our State, fostering job creation and retention, capital investments, and dynamic innovations that support an ever-improving quality of life for everyone in our community.
This mission is accomplished by assisting local small businesses and entrepreneurs build a foundation for individual and company success through individual counseling, organized business education, and innovative special programs.
- Accounting / Quickbooks
- Marketing / Public Relations
- Business Plan Assistance
- Growth & Expansion Strategies
- Sales & Customer Service
- Financial Analysis / Cash Flow Management
- Business Structure / Formation
- E-commerce & Online Sales
Businesses that partner with America’s SBDCs get started, create jobs, access capital, grow sales and prosper.