New Business Support

Tools and resources for entrepreneurs
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A great idea is only the first step in starting a business. To start off strong, you need a sound financial plan, a solid marketing strategy, and the resources to make it happen. The Loudoun SBDC strives to be a one-stop-shop for new businesses- providing training, resources, and advisory services to foster growth and success.

Building Blocks for Success

Practical Business Training

We have developed a number of classes and training sessions to help entrepreneurs navigate the often complex road of launching and growing a business. Our classes are designed with the local business professional in mind.

Connecting You with Local Resources

Networking Events, Referral Services

Building a successful business can’t be done alone- it requires help and support from your peers, your community, and those who can advise you along the way. Through our networking events and extensive local resources, we can help you build your contacts to more easily navigate your path to business success. 

No-cost advisory services

Experienced Business Coaching 

Tap into our team of experience business professionals to help fuel your new business. Providing unbiased counsel in all areas of business management, our advisors can walk new businesses through the basics of starting a business, questions they should ask as they move forward, as well as avoiding pitfalls. 

COVID-19 Impact Support

We provide support and resources to business impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Book Time with a Virtual Coach

Once you submit your inquiry, you will be redirected to the Virginia SBDC to either login or register.

Virginia Launches Return to Earn Program

Unemployed Virginians are facing a variety of childcare, transportation, and other barriers to returning to the workforce while some small businesses are struggling to find workers. To support Virginians in their transition back to employment, Governor Ralph Northam...

NOVA Technology Loan Fund

The NOVA Technology Loan Fund is designed to help minority/people of color entrepreneurs in the technology industry located in Northern Virginia who are suffering substantial economic injury because of the COVID-19 economic downturn. It is a revolving loan fund funded...

SBA to Increase Lending Limit for EIDL Loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration is increasing the maximum amount small businesses and non-profit organizations can borrow through its COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program. Starting the week of April 6, 2021, the SBA is raising the loan limit...

Virginia Easing More COVID-19 Restrictions

Beginning Thursday, April 1, Virginia will be easing certain COVID-19 restrictions. Those include: Social gatherings, which include weddings, may have up to 50 people indoors and 100 outdoors. Indoor entertainment venues may operate at 30% capacity up to a...

Restaurant Revitalization Fund

The $28.6 billion Restaurant Revitalization Fund, part of the Biden Administration's $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act, will offer direct grants to restaurants and other qualifying food businesses. The program has not yet opened for applications, and the SBA has...

Contact

Phone

703-466-0466

Email

mec20175@gmu.edu

Address

202 Church St SE, Leesburg, VA 20175

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