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Albany
Albany Local Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings. Contact:...View details

Albany
Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber of Commerce
The Albany Colonie Chamber administers six different micro loan programs that can provide up to $25,000 in funding for such items as fixed assets, real estate or for working capital. Each program...View details

Albany
Business Incubator Association of NY State, Inc.
BIA/NYS, Inc. expands the resources available to start-up companies, works with policy-makers on matters affecting the growth and development of incubator-based enterprises; collaboratively promotes...View details

Albany
City of Albany Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Albany....View details

Albany
Empire State Certified Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings. ...View details

Albany
New York Business Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Albany
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

Albany
Small Business Administration(SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development (OVBD)
OVBDs 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...View details

Albany
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Albany/Colonie Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Albany
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) University at Albany
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing, training,...View details

Amherst
Amherst Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare....View details

Auburn
Cayuga County Department of Planning and Development
Pursues the development of small business and sustainable growth along its neighborhood commercial districts through its economic development tools, loan and incentive programs....View details

Auburn
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

Auburn
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
Chamber of Commerce Auburn & Cayuga County
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Batavia
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Genesee Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Batavia
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Genesee Community College Outreach
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Belmont
ACCORD Corporation
Offers business development and management assistance for all stages of business ownership from the feasibility study through start-up and expansion....View details

Belmont
Allegany County Industrial Development Agency (IDA)
Allegany County IDA works in collaboration with the Allegany County Office of Development to offer a variety of services and programs to assist business development in the county....View details

Bethlehem
Town of Bethlehem Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Bethlehem....View details

Binghamton
Binghamton Local Development Corporation
The Binghamton Local Development Corporation develops loan programs, initiatives and outreach efforts to support the City's economic development strategy, in conjunction with the Binghamton Economic...View details

Binghamton
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

Binghamton
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Binghamton Office
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Binghamton
Southern Tier East Regional Planning & Development Board
Works directly with technology and manufacturing companies to develop successful business strategies, implement state of the art technologies, assist in the transfer of university-developed technologies,...View details

Brockport
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Brockport/Rochester Office
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Bronx
Business Outreach Center (BOC)
The Business Outreach Center (BOC) Network is a micro-enterprise/small business development organization with over a decade-long record of delivering customized business services to under-served...View details

Bronx
Business Solution Center
The Business Solution Center assists individuals with accessing a full suite of services tailored toward supporting business start-up, operational efficiency and growth including FastTrac and...View details

Bronx
Hunts Point Economic Development Corporation (HPEDC)
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Bronx
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Lehman College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Bronx
South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Brooklyn
Brooklyn Economic Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Brooklyn
Business Solution Center
The Business Solution Center assists individuals with accessing a full suite of services tailored toward supporting business start-up, operational efficiency and growth including FastTrac and...View details

Brooklyn
CAMBA
Provides a range of services from economic literacy to small business development including grants and microloans, individual consultations, entrepreneurial training, networking with community...View details

Brooklyn
East Williamsburg Valley Industrial Development Corporation
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Erie County....View details

Brooklyn
Local Development Corporation of East New York
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Brooklyn
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Brooklyn Office
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing, training,...View details

Brooklyn
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) NYC College of Technology
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Brooklyn
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) St. Joseph’s College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Brooklyn
South Brooklyn Business Outreach Center (BOC)
The Business Outreach Center (BOC) Network is a micro-enterprise/small business development organization with over a decade-long record of delivering customized business services to under-served...View details

Brooklyn
St. Nicholas Neighborhood Preservation Corporation
A non-profit corporation that works to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Brookville
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
C.W. Post Campus – Long Island University
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Broome County
Broome County Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare....View details

Buffalo
Buffalo and Erie County Industrial Land Development Corp
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Erie County. Executive...View details

Buffalo
Insyte Consulting
Provides business and management consulting services to the Western New York area including Allegany, Niagara, Erie, Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties....View details

Buffalo
New York Minority and Women's Business Center (NYMWBC)
The mission of NYMWBC is to provide women and minority business owners across New York with access to high-quality training programs and support services relative to starting and growing small...View details

Buffalo
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

Buffalo
Small Business Administration (SBA) Buffalo District Office
Works to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation....View details

Buffalo
Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development (OVBD)
OVBDs 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...View details

Buffalo
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) State University College at Buffalo
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Calverton
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) AT
Stony Brook University Incubator
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Canandaigua
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Finger Lakes Community College Outreach
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Canastota
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
Madison County Industrial Development Agency
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Canton
Office of Economic Development
The mission of the Canton Economic Development Office is to facilitate the community’s economic growth by working with major employers, small businesses and community initiatives to bring jobs,...View details

Canton
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) SUNY Canton
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Carmel
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

Cazenovia
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
Greater Cazenovia Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Centereach
Community Development Corporation of Long Island
A private not-for-profit multifaceted housing, community development and economic development corporation. Executive Director: Wilbur Klatsky Micro-Loan Contact: Trevor Davis...View details

Clifton Park
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Southern Saratoga Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Cobleskill
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at SUNY Cobleskill
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Cohoes
City of Cohoes Community Development Department
A private not-for-profit multifaceted housing, community development and economic development corporation....View details

Colonie
Town of Colonie Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Bethlehem....View details

Corning
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Corning Community College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Corona
Queens Business Outreach Center (BOC)
The Business Outreach Center (BOC) Network is a micro-enterprise/small business development organization with over a decade-long record of delivering customized business services to under-served...View details

Cortland
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Cortland County BDC-IDA
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Delhi
Delaware County Department of Economic Development
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Dunkirk
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Dunkirk Outreach Center
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Elizabethtown
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Essex County IDA
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Ellicottville
Cattaraugus County Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Erie County....View details

Elmira
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

Elmira
Small Business Administration (SBA) Elmira Branch Office
Works to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation....View details

Elmira
Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development (OVBD)
OVBDs 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...View details

Elmira
The Chemung County Industrial Development Agency (CCIDA)
CCIDA is a Public Benefit Corporation of the State of New York. Services include access to a variety of tax incentives, financing , project management and related business development assistance...View details

Farmingdale
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Farmingdale State University of New York
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Fishkill
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Marist College Extension
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

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

Geneseo
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) SUNY College Geneseo
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Glens Falls
Glens Falls Economic Development
Glens Falls Economic Development Group provides economic assistance and guidance to startup ventures, existing businesses and businesses looking to relocate to the region. Services include financing,...View details

Glens Falls
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Adirondack/Colonie Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Grand Island
Grand Island Economic Development
Grand Island Economic Development focuses on assisting individuals with business start up, expansion and retention in the Town of Grand Island and the Buffalo-Niagara Region. Information and...View details

Greene County
Greene County Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Bethlehem....View details

Greene County
Greene County Planning & Economic Development
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Guilderland
Town of Guilderland Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Bethlehem....View details

Hempstead
Business Development Center
A multidisciplinary center offering human and technological resources for business support and education, as well as community service. It also supports government agencies in their own endeavors...View details

Hempstead
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) EOC Hempstead Outreach Center
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Herkimer
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Herkimer County Community College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Hogansburg
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Akwesasne Mohawk Reservation
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Hudson
Columbia Hudson Partnership
Provides small loans ranging from under $100 to a maximum of $25,000 to prospective, small business borrowers and backed by the US SBA. Executive Director: Bernardina C. Torrey Micro-Loan...View details

Hudson
Hudson Valley Agribusiness Development Corporation (HVADC)
HVADC focuses on the viability of the agricultural economy in the Hudson Valley region by assisting both new and existing agri-businesses, and supporting policies and regulations that recognize...View details

Hudson Valley
Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Ithaca
Alternative Federal Credit Union
A Community Development Financial Institution, dedicated to building wealth and creating economic opportunity for underserved people and communities. Executive Director: William Myers Micro-Loan...View details

Ithaca
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Jamaica
Business Solution Center
The Business Solution Center assists individuals with accessing a full suite of services tailored toward supporting business start-up, operational efficiency and growth including FastTrac and...View details

Jamaica
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) York College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Jamestown
Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Erie County....View details

Jamestown
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Jamestown Community College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Kew Gardens
Queens County Overall Economic Development Corp
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Kew Gardens
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

Kew Gardens
Women's Business Center Queens County Overall Economic Development Corporation
SBA's network of more than 60 Women's Business Centers (WBC) provide a wide range of services to women entrepreneurs at all levels of business development. Contact: Marie Nahikian, Executive...View details

Kingston
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

Kingston
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Kingston Office
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Lake George
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Lake Placid
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
Lake Placid Visitor’s Center
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Liberty
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Liberty Satellite Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Little Valley
Cattaraugus County Economic Development
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Little Valley
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Little Valley Outreach
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Liverpool
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) OCC North Campus Satellite Office
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Lockport
Town of Lockport Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare....View details

Long Island
Long Island Development Corporation
Long Island Development Corporation (LIDC) is part of a 501C3 not-for-profit economic development family providing a variety of low cost loan programs, free technical assistance and education/seminars...View details

Long Island City
Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)
The Procurement Technical Assistance Center(PTAC) assists businesses located in Queens to market their goods and services to the Federal, State, and local governments. Services include one on...View details

Long Island City
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
LaGuardia Community College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Lowville
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at LCIDA
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Malone
ComLinks
ComLinks Community Action Agency has been striving for 40 years to meet the needs of people in local communities including providing support for small business start up and growth. Through an...View details

Malone
Franklin County Empire Zone
Helps businesses establish or expand their operations in Franklin County, New York by listing available properties, referring technical assistance programs and hosting a blog. Contact: Martha...View details

Malone
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Malone Satellite
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Margaretville
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Catskill Watershed Corporation
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Melville
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

Mohawk
Mohawk Valley Certified Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings. Contact:...View details

Montgomery
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

Monticello
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

Monticello
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

New Windsor
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) New Windsor Satellite Office
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

New York
Business Solution Center
The Business Solution Center assists individuals with accessing a full suite of services tailored toward supporting business start-up, operational efficiency and growth including FastTrac and...View details

New York
Business Solution Center
The Business Solution Center assists individuals with accessing a full suite of services tailored toward supporting business start-up, operational efficiency and growth including FastTrac and...View details

New York
Business Solution Center
The Business Solution Center assists individuals with accessing a full suite of services tailored toward supporting business start-up, operational efficiency and growth including FastTrac and...View details

New York
Chinatown Manpower Project Business Outreach Center (BOC)
The Business Outreach Center (BOC) Network is a micro-enterprise/small business development organization with over a decade-long record of delivering customized business services to under-served...View details

New York
Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region
The Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region (CLFCR) is a non-profit community development financial institution serving the Capital Region of New York State including Albany, Columbia, Fulton,...View details

New York
NY Association for New Americans, Inc
Works to help those new to this country, and those who have been here for sometime, fashion a roadmap for accomplishing their goals and dreams. The organization assists refugees and immigrants,...View details

New York
Renaissance Economic Development Corporation
Renaissance Economic Development Corporation provides direct financing and technical assistance services throughout New York City. Renaissance focuses on low-income, immigrant neighborhoods where...View details

New York
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 York
Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development (OVBD)
OVBDs 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...View details

New York
Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development (OVBD)
OVBDs 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...View details

New York
Small Business Administration (SBA) New York District Office
Works to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation....View details

New York
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Abyssinian Development Corporation Outreach
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

New York
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

New York
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Baruch College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

New York
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Pace University
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

New York
Upper Manhattan Business Outreach Center (BOC)
The Business Outreach Center (BOC) Network is a micro-enterprise/small business development organization with over a decade-long record of delivering customized business services to under-served...View details

New York City
Business Outreach Center (BOC)
A micro-enterprise/small business development organization offering customized business services to under-served entrepreneurs in New York City, Newark, New Jersey, as well as capacity-building...View details

New York City
New York City Department of Business Services
Provides direct assistance to business owners, fosters neighborhood development in commercial districts, and links employers to a qualified workforce....View details

Niagara Falls
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) International Trade Center
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Norwich
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Chenango County Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Olean
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

Olean
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Olean Outreach
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Oneonta
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Otsego Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Orange County
Orange County Partnership
The Orange County Partnership is a county-wide, private, not-for-profit, economic development agency that works to enhance the quality of life in Orange County and increase our standard of living...View details

Orange County
Orange County Partnership
The Orange County Partnership is a county-wide, private, not-for-profit, economic development agency that works to enhance the quality of life in Orange County and increase our standard of living...View details

Orchard Park
Orchard Park Economic Development Committee
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Oswego
Operation Oswego County, Inc
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings. Contact:...View details

Oswego
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Oswego State University
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Owego
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Tioga County Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Painted Post
Regional Economic Development and Energy Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Pearl River
Rockland Business Association
Works to educate, inform, and provide beneficial services such as networking opportunities, seminars and workshops to members, and actively represent, promote and support the business community...View details

Pearl River
Rockland Economic Development Corporation
Pursues the development of small business and sustainable growth along its neighborhood commercial districts through its economic development tools, loan and incentive programs....View details

Plattsburgh
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

Plattsburgh
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Plattsburgh State University
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Poughkeepsie
Dutchess County Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC)
DCEDC is a business-led, nationally recognized economic development corporation. Its mission is to attract, retain, and expand for-profit and not-for-profit businesses for the benefit of Dutchess...View details

Poughkeepsie
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

Poughkeepsie
Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
Dutchess County Regional Satellite Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Rensselaer
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) University at Albanty
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Rensselaer County
Rensselaer County Economic Development and Planning
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Rochester
Business Development Solutions, Inc. (BDS)
BDS is a nonprofit organization providing entrepreneurial training, technical assistance, follow-up and support services for individuals who are in the start-up and development phase of business...View details

Rochester
Monroe County Industrial Development Corporation (MCIDC)
Monroe County Industrial Development Corporation (MCIDC) connects qualified businesses to financing programs and incentives. Qualifying program criteria include being a non-retail, for-profit...View details

Rochester
Rochester Economic Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings. Contact:...View details

Rochester
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

Rochester
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Greece Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Rochester
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Rochester Office
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Rome
Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
Mohawk Valley EDGE/RIDC
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Salamanca
Salamanca Industrial Development Agency (IDA)
Salamanca IDA works to stimulate the growth of private sector employment and investment in the City of Salamanca, as well as assist the economic development of the community. This includes working...View details

Salamanca
Southern Tier West Regional Planning & Development Board
The Southern Tier West Regional Planning & Development Board works to help coordinate and enhance planning and development activities in Allegany, Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua Counties, so as...View details

Sanborn
Niagara County Department of Economic Development
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Saranac Lake
Adirondack Economic Development Corporation
A private not-for-profit 501-c-3 economic development corporation that works to reduce unemployment and expand employment opportunities for the region's residents through activities to strengthen...View details

Saratoga
Saratoga Economic Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Saratoga County
Saratoga County Industrial Development Agency
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Saratoga Springs
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Saratoga Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Schenectady
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Schenectady County Community Business Center
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Spring Valley
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

Springville
Town of Concord Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare....View details

Staten Island
Business Solution Center
The Business Solution Center assists individuals with accessing a full suite of services tailored toward supporting business start-up, operational efficiency and growth including FastTrac and...View details

Staten Island
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

Staten Island
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) College of Staten Island
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Steuben County
Steuben County Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare....View details

Stony Brook
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) SUNY at Stony Brook
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Suffern
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Rockland Community College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Sullivan County
County of Sullivan Industrial Development Agency
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Sullivan County....View details

Syracuse
Center State Corporation for Economic Opportunity (CEO)
CenterState CEO is a membership-based, non-profit regional growth organization serving individuals, businesses, and communities across twelve counties in the heart of New York State by promoting...View details

Syracuse
Central New York Regional Planning and Development Board
Works directly with technology and manufacturing companies to develop successful business strategies, implement state of the art technologies, assist in the transfer of university-developed technologies,...View details

Syracuse
Greater Syracuse Business Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings. Contact:...View details

Syracuse
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

Syracuse
Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development (OVBD)
OVBDs 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...View details

Syracuse
Small Business Administration (SBA) Syracuse District Office
Works to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation....View details

Syracuse
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
Greater Syracuse Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Syracuse
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Onondaga Community College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Syracuse
Syracuse Economic Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings. Contact:...View details

Tompkins County
Tompkins County Area Development, Inc.
A public benefit corporation that works to promote and assist private sector industrial/business development thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare....View details

Troy
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Rensselaer Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Ulster County
Ulster County Development Corporation
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings....View details

Utica
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

Utica
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Victor
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Victor Chamber of Commerce
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Wanakena
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Wanakena-NYS Ranger School
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Waterloo
Seneca County Industrial Development Agency (SENIDA)
SENIDA works to attract new businesses to Seneca County and help existing businesses grow through promoting private sector commercial and industrial development, advancing job opportunities and...View details

Watertown
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

Watertown
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Jefferson Community College
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Watkins Glen
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at
Schuyler County Partnership for Economic Development
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

West Henrietta
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Lenox Tech Enterprise Center
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

White Plains
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

White Plains
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) White Plains Outreach Office
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details



Statewide and Nationwide Small Business Resource Partners
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Statewide
Empire State Development (ESD) - Albany Office
Empire State Development is committed to being recognized on a global scale as the economic development engine driving job growth, strategic investment and prosperity in New York State and...View details

Statewide
Empire State Development (ESD) - Buffalo Office
Empire State Development is committed to being recognized on a global scale as the economic development engine driving job growth, strategic investment and prosperity in New York State and making...View details

Statewide
Empire State Development (ESD) - NYC Office
Empire State Development is committed to being recognized on a global scale as the economic development engine driving job growth, strategic investment and prosperity in New York State and...View details

Statewide
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) State University of New York
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing,...View details

Statewide
United States Commercial Service
Places primary emphasis on the promotion of exports and of goods and services from the United States, particularly by small businesses and medium-sized businesses, and on the protection of United...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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