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Local Small Business Resource Partners
LOCATION
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Bridgeport
SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business
SCORE mentors provide free & confidential business mentoring through local Chapters or Online Counseling . SCORE helps entrepreneurs develop business plans, explore growth opportunities...View details

Bridgeport
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Bridgeport Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Bristol
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Bristol Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Danbury
Housatonic Industrial Development Corporation
A public-private partnership that was established to oversee the creation and implementation of a strategic economic development plan for the Housatonic Valley Region. In order to make it as...View details

Danbury
SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business
SCORE mentors provide free & confidential business mentoring through local Chapters or Online Counseling . SCORE helps entrepreneurs develop business plans, explore growth opportunities...View details

Danbury
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Danbury Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Groton
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Groton Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Hartford
Commercial Loan Partners, Inc (CLP)
Works with banks and other third party lenders throughout the state to provide long-term capital for business expansion and thus promote economic development. SBA 504 loans from Commercial Loan...View details

Hartford
Entrepreneurial Center at the University of Hartford
Serves potential startup and established business owners throughout CT. Offering networking opportunities, workshops and much more....View details

Hartford
SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business
SCORE mentors provide free & confidential business mentoring through local Chapters or Online Counseling . SCORE helps entrepreneurs develop business plans, explore growth opportunities...View details

Hartford
Small Business Administration (SBA) Connecticut District Office
The SBA works to support small business interests at the federal, state and regional level. Services include a number of financial assistance programs offered through local financial institutions,...View details

Hartford
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Hartford Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Hartford
State of CT Department of Economic and Community Development
The state´s lead agency for the development and implementation of policies, strategies and programs all of which are designed to enhance Connecticut´s communities and business and housing...View details

Meriden
Community Economic Development Fund
Strengthens neighborhood economies by providing flexible financial and technical support to small businesses, community organizations and initiatives in targeted communities throughout Connecticut....View details

Middletown
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Middletown Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Milford
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Milford Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

New Haven
Connecticut Community Investment Corporation, LDC (CTCIC)
CTCIC is the no. 1 SBA 504 Priority Certified Development Corporation for owner occupied real estate and machinery/equipment loans and the SBA Micro-Loan Intermediary Lender for start-up and...View details

New Haven
SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business
SCORE mentors provide free & confidential business mentoring through local Chapters or Online Counseling . SCORE helps entrepreneurs develop business plans, explore growth opportunities...View details

New Haven
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) New Haven Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Newtown
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Newtown Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Norwalk
SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business
SCORE mentors provide free & confidential business mentoring through local Chapters or Online Counseling . SCORE helps entrepreneurs develop business plans, explore growth opportunities...View details

Norwalk
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Norwalk Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Old Saybrook
SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business
SCORE mentors provide free & confidential business mentoring through local Chapters or Online Counseling . SCORE helps entrepreneurs develop business plans, explore growth opportunities...View details

Rocky Hill
Connecticut Business Development Corporation
The Connecticut Development Authority provides debt financing and investment capital to help businesses grow in Connecticut. ...View details

Rocky Hill
Connecticut Innovations
Works to grow Connecticut's entrepreneurial, technology economy by making venture and other investments. By building a vibrant technology community in the state, Connecticut Innovations creates...View details

Stamford
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Stamford Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Stamford
Women's Business Development Council (WBDC)
WBDC is a leader in entrepreneurial and financial training for women in Connecticut. Business programs and services provide educational focused training/counseling in three key areas: entrepreneurial,...View details

Storrs
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Lead Center
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Torrington
SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business
SCORE mentors provide free & confidential business mentoring through local Chapters or Online Counseling . SCORE helps entrepreneurs develop business plans, explore growth opportunities...View details

Waterbury
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Waterbury Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Waterford
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Waterford Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details

Willimantic
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Willimantic Office
The SBDC works with new venture and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, access to capital, registering a business, financing, regulations,...View details



Statewide and Nationwide Small Business Resource Partners
LOCATION
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Statewide
Connecticut Economic Resource Center (CERC)
CERC is a nonprofit corporation and public-private partnership that provides clients with objective research, marketing and economic development services to support Connecticut's business competitiveness....View details

Statewide
CT Department of Revenue Services
Services include online filing and business registration, programs to assist income tax filers and small and minority business workshops....View details

Statewide
CT Licensing Information Center/SmartStart
Offers searchable access to over 900 licenses, permits and registrations administered by 27 licensing agencies as well as links to downloadable forms....View details

Statewide
Small Business Administration(SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development (OVBD)
BDs mission is to assist veterans, service-disabled veterans, reserve component members, and their dependents or survivors by helping them to learn about, access and effectively utilize all available...View details

Statewide
Veterans Business Outreach Program (VBOP)
The Veterans Business Outreach Program (VBOP) is designed to provide entrepreneurial development services such as business training, counseling and mentoring, and referrals for eligible veterans...View details

Nationwide
Foundation for the Advancement of Marketing Excellence in Entrepreneurs ( FAMEE)
FAMEE is a nonprofit organization that offers online marketing courses tailored to the interests and needs of small and medium sized businesses. Access to online courses, support materials and...View details

Nationwide
SBDCGlobal.com
SBDCGlobal.com is a free, multicultural, web-based trade platform that links the advisors and small business clients of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) networks in the United States,...View details

Nationwide
SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business
SCORE offers free, confidential small business advice for anyone looking to start, grow and succeed in business. With a national volunteer network of over 13,000 business mentors and 350 chapters,...View details

Nationwide
Veterans Virtual Incubator (VetBizGo)
VetBizGO is a resource and referral community tailored to supporting Veterans in Business. Content promotes awareness, access and use of thousands of no and low-cost federal, regional and local...View details

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