PROFESSIONAL GUIDANCE FOR BUSINESS GROWTH

ROCKFORD SBDC

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Rockford
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The Illinois Small Business Development Center at the Rockford Chamber of Commerce provide a vast array of technical assistance to small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs.

Based on client needs, local business trends and individual business requirements, SBDC's customize their services to meet the evolving needs of the hundreds of small businesses in the communities in which they are located.

Benefits of contacting your local SBDC include:

  • No cost, one-on-one, confidential business advising

  • Virtual Business Advising

  • Training programs & workshops designed for small businesses

  • Professional referral network

  • Accesing Capital

  • Technology Development

  • Lifelong business partners

 

OUR LATEST RESULTS

SBDCs Are The Leaders in Job Creation and
Measureable Economic Results

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SBDCs Help Their Clients Create…

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A new business
every 26 minutes

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A new Job
every 5.7 minutes

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$100,000 in financing every
8.8 minutes

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$100,000 in new sales every
7.2 minutes

Learn more about the nationwide

impact of SBDCs at

SBDCimpact.org/Results

SOURCE OF STATISTICS

1. “Economic Impact of Small Business Development Center Counseling Activities in the United States: 2018-2019,” by James
J. Chrisman, Ph.D. (This report assesses the economic impact of long-term SBDC counseling activities in 2018. Long-term
clients are defined as those who received a minimum of five hours of counseling assistance from the SBDC.)

2. U.S. Small Business Administration

We are excited to announce four more Rockford area locations to serve our SBDC clients:

 

Rockford Regional Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. RRHCC

Every Tuesday from 12 - 4 pm. Located at 4249 E. State St, Ste 209 Rockford, IL 61108

Muslim Association of Greater Rockford. MAGR

Every Friday from 12 - 3 pm, located at 5921 Darlene Dr. Rockford IL 61109

Rockford Police Station District 3

Every Saturday from 11am to 4 pm, located at 557 S. Newtowne Dr. Rockford IL 61108

Loves Park City Hall

(Inside Loves Park City Hall) on Wednesdays from 9 am to 2:30 pm. Located at 100 Heart Blvd Loves Park IL 61111

 

LOCATIONS:

308 W. State St. Suite 190

Rockford, IL 61101

(815) 316-4301

Only by appointment

 

8500 E State St
Rockford, IL 61108

(815) 753-8718

Monday to Friday / 8 am to 4 pm

Only by appointment
 

info.SBDC@RockfordChamber.com

www.rockfordsbdc.org

Small Business Development Centers are hosted by leading universities and state economic development agencies, and funded in part through a partnership with SBA. 

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