Small Business Development Center

Connect SBDC

We are part of the San Diego & Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network which allows us to offer no-cost consulting and low-cost training to new and existing startup businesses. 

America's SBDC California

If you would like to learn more about how Connect SBDC can help you and your business, signup for services below.  Once we receive your submission, we will be in touch to determine how we can help.

The SBDC network also provides a library of live and on-demand webinars.

Over the course of the pandemic, the SBDC network has…

Helped area small businesses access nearly $105 million in equity capital

Provided 23,000 hours advising businesses

Served 3,350 clients with training in various business topics

Helped launch 72 businesses with owners who are persons of color, as well as 71 women-owned businesses and 13 veteran-owned businesses

Assisted minorities, including women and veterans, to access over $237 million in business loan equity

Provided one-on-one counseling and/or training to 6,795 individuals in these groups