It happens at the SBDC!
Full list of events, seminars, workshops, and conferences.
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SBDC staff, L to R: Director: Greg Garrett; Office Manager: Dana VanBebber; Advisor: Sean Park; Senior Advisor: Jim Boyd
at Western Illinois University
Our Mission:To provide professional guidance for business growth
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The Illinois Small Business Development Center provides FREE, confidential advising and training to help entrepreneurs start, grow and sustain their businesses. We are funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, the U.S. Small Business Administration, and Western Illinois University.
Who we are
Meet Our Team
The Illinois Small Business Development Center is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, the U.S. Small Business Administration, and Western Illinois University.
Western Illinois University complies fully with all applicable federal and state nondiscrimination laws, orders, and regulations. The University is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity institution and has a nondiscrimination policy that includes race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, disability, or veteran status in employment, programs, and services.
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The Illinois Small Business Development Center is a unit of the Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs at Western Illinois University.
Illinois Small Business Development Center
YOU have a business idea. WE can help.
We provide you with FREE and confidential support for your business, but here are a few of the most frequently asked questions.
Helpful Resources (links)
Regional, State, and Federal websites that have valuable information for entrepreneurs.
We offer a variety of workshops from Starting a Business in Illinois to QuickBooks Basics.
Our advisors are always willing to speak at your business event.
Our team of business consultants have over 70 years of business experience combined. We offer a wide variety of skills that help entrepreneurs. We are always looking for new ways to assist the communities we serve.
To schedule a one on one appointment with a qualified business advisor, call our office at 309-836-2640 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
510 N. Pearl St., Suite 1400
Macomb, IL 61455