North Coast SBDCEureka and Crescent City California

Apply to be a client!

Private, one-on-one business advising is available to all Humboldt and Del Norte County for-profit businesses (existing and start-up) through the North Coast Small Business Development Center. You can read about assistance for non-profits here.

The SBDC offers business advising on a broad list of topics including but not limited to: start-up issues, the loan application process, licensing and permits, marketing, sales and distribution, contracting with the government,  international import/export, inventory control, hiring and managing employees, change management, financial management and bookkeeping, e-commerce, legal and tax issues, home-based businesses, and Small Business Administration programs including 8-A certification. To meet with an advisor and/or request services please choose one of the following:

If you have never received SBDC services, apply online and you will be contacted within 48 business hours:

This link allows you to create a new client profile.  It is not necessary to fill out this online form more than one time.

If you have received SBDC services in the past please call or email for assistance with your next business challenge:

Your participation in this program along with your application materials are confidential within the North Coast Small Business Resource Center and our program funders.

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It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.
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Funded in part through cooperative agreements with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the California Governors Office for Business and Economic Development, and other private and public partners;  and nationally accredited by the association of SBDCs.