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The Small Business Center Network is here to assist you and your business with resources and assistance related to the COVID-19 pandemic. We work in partnership with a number of Federal, State and Local organizations to provide the information and strategies to help your business move forward. Our experienced business counselors can assist North Carolina’s business owners and farmers with:

  • General Business Counseling
  • Business Continuity and Strategic Planning
  • Loan Application Assistance
  • Financial Projections and Cash Flow Management
  • Marketing Assistance
  • Provision of Resource Information
  • Referral to Appropriate Agencies and Sources of Assistance
  • 1X1 Confidential Business Counseling is Free and Can Be Requested Here

General Business and Business Continuity

Small Business Public Resource Providers

  • SBTDC COVID-19 Resources
    The NC Small Business and Technology Development Center provides 1X1 counseling and can help navigate financial documents and apply for a loan.
  • Business Link NC (BLNC)
    Business Link North Carolina (BLNC) is a free service for anyone seeking to start a small business in North Carolina.

Public Sector and Government Procurement Resources:

  • PTAC
    NC Procurement and Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) educates business owners on how to obtain contracts by providing comprehensive assistance in selling products and services to local, state and federal government agencies.
  • NC Military Business Center
    The NC Military Business Center (NCMBC) leverages military and other federal business opportunities to expand the economy, grow jobs and improve quality of life in North Carolina.

Finances and Lending:

Non-profit Lenders / CDFIs:
The Community Development Financial Institutions Program (CDFI Program) actively works to address these issues by investing federal resources - which are matched with private funding - in CDFIs working to serve low-income and under-served people and communities.

Other Financial Support Options:

Sales and Marketing:

Human Resources:

Health and Safety

Supply Chain Management:

Federal and State Support:


Updated 3/27/2020 8:51:02 AM | M Hagenbuch