Helping Your Business Start, Grow and Succeed

Our team members are committed to making a difference to assist entrepreneurs and small to medium size businesses.

The SBDC Network serves 14 counties in Central California with five dedicated SBDC Centers.

Our expert consultants will work with you and your company across multiple disciplines, whether it’s preparing a strategic plan, developing digital marketing strategies, streamlining operations, accessing capital, or launching an innovative technology start-up.

Contact your local SBDC Service Center to arrange a no-obligation meeting/workshop to learn more about how we can be of assistance. For more information on the Centers nearest you, visit Locations.

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The Central CA Small Business Development Center is a regional network funded in part through cooperative agreements with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the California Economic Development Corporation and Regional Hosts. The regional host of the network is the University of Merced. The Central CA Regional SBDC and its affiliate SBDC Centers are nationally accredited by the Association of SBDCs. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the California SBDC closest to you.