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SBDC Day 2024 Slideshow

On March 20th, Valley Community SBDC hosted the National SBDC Day for the second time! Here is a highlight reel of just a few of the moments from that event. It was a fantastic event where we gave out awards, recognized sponsors, and ate some food!

Posted on: Wednesday, March 27, 2024 - 12:13pm

California International Trade Center Digital Marketing (CITC) Program

If you are interested in IT and eCommerce, or looking for training and real-world experience? Join this work-based learning program and earn a $500 stipend after completion!

Posted on: Wednesday, January 31, 2024 - 3:11pm

Valley Community SBDC Year in Review

As we enter the new year, Valley Community SBDC wanted to look back on some of our accomplishments from the last year. CLICK HERE to see the full nine-page document!

Posted on: Friday, January 5, 2024 - 11:56am

Want to Start a Home Day Care Business?

Don’t wait! This is the time to start a childcare business. Nearly 23 million children ages 5 and under live in the United States, with 71% living in households in which all parents work.

Posted on: Saturday, December 2, 2023 - 5:55pm

Small Business Financing_Hanford

Join us for this informative and practical Small Business Financing Workshop.

Posted on: Wednesday, November 15, 2023 - 10:25am

Vet Biz Rally Point Summit: Start Up, Scale Up, & Succeed

Are you a Veteran or the spouse of a veteran and want to start your own business or grow your current business?

Join us for a summit with panels from SBA Resource Partners that will review topics that are sure to help you succeed!

Posted on: Monday, October 9, 2023 - 11:06am

Central Valley Native Economic Summit

Come spend the day at our new casino and network with key agencies, organizations and Native owned companies to help you start or grow your business. Keynote Speaker: Tara Lynn Gray, Director State of California Office of Business Advocate 

Posted on: Tuesday, July 18, 2023 - 10:33am

2023 SBDC Day Luncheon was a Resounding Success

A heartfelt congratulations to the well-deserved awardees who were recognized at the 2023 SBDC Day Luncheon on 3/15/23:


Fresno County Business of the Year - Full Circle Brewing Company, Fresno, CA

Posted on: Friday, March 24, 2023 - 2:28pm

National SBDC Day 2023

Each year in March, the third Tuesday of the month is designated as “National SBDC Day.” In recognition of this, and to honor the many achievements of our network of small business clients and stakeholders, Valley Community Small Business Development Center is launching the first annual National...

Posted on: Tuesday, January 17, 2023 - 12:45pm

SBA Fresno District Office To Honor Local Company During National Small Business Week

The SBA Fresno District office today announced three San Joaquin Valley and Central Coast companies as 2022’s outstanding small businesses. These companies will be honored next month during National Small Business Week.

Posted on: Tuesday, April 19, 2022 - 4:16pm

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