Real People
Real Businesses

Whether you are just starting out, or looking to grow, SBDC can help you navigate every turn at every stage of your business.

Our expert-level advising is completely confidential and 100% FREE to you.

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Turn your idea
into a business

Whether you’ve been dreaming about starting a business for years and this is your first time taking the plunge, or if you are a seasoned serial entrepreneur, we are the best first stop on your path to business ownership.

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Five Minutes Could Change Your Business Forever

Our sign up form takes only a few minutes and could change your life.

We meet entrepreneurs where they are to help them define their goals and address their greatest challenges.

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We’re making a big impact on small business.

Last year, North Coast SBDC helped more than 572 clients navigate through a pandemic and access $15 million in capital to start or grow their business and create a meaningful impact on our local community – the likes of 188 new jobs.

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Get Business Advising

Our Business Advisors are industry experts who provide free, professional business advising in marketing, finance, accessing capital, and more.


Group Learning

Gain skills and knowledge you need for your business to start and prosper. Workshops, programs by industry or skill, co-operative academy, incubators.


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Real Businesses,
Real Results

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