Valley Community SBDCServing Fresno, Madera, Tulare, Kings counties
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IRS & SBA Host Free Webinar 6/24

This free event on Thursday will cover important Federal and state programs to help California’s small businesses reopen, recover, and succeed. Hear about assistance to help your small business, and ask the experts from IRS, SBA, and Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development.

Posted on: Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 5:44pm

CalSavers Workshop via Zoom Next Week!

Did you know that California business owners with more than five employees will soon be required by state law to participate in the CalSavers program if they do not offer a retirement savings plan?

Posted on: Friday, June 11, 2021 - 4:06pm

Kings County’s Job Training Center and Valley Community SBDC Join Forces to Benefit Small Businesses

Fresno, CA: As part of their ongoing mission to support entrepreneurs and small businesses, the Valley Community Small Business Development Center (VCSBDC) is opening an outreach office at the America’s Job Center of California in Hanford, CA.


Posted on: Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 6:08pm

Restaurant Revitalization Fund Is Open

The SBA is now accepting Restaurant Revitalization Fund applications through the application portal. The application portal will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted. ⁣

Posted on: Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 7:33pm

Inner City Capital Connections Program Taking Applications

Valley Community SBDC is pleased to promote this worthwhile training program! Inner City Capital Connections (ICCC) is a tuition-free executive leadership training program designed by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) to help business owners...

Posted on: Friday, April 23, 2021 - 4:04pm

FREE Menu Master Webinar - Starts April 14

Register for our FREE 3-Part Menu Mastery Series

Join us for The Menu Mastery Webinar Series presented by Tom Bruce of Central Coast Food and Beverage.

Posted on: Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:16am

March 17th is #SBDCDay

The 5th Annual #SBDCDay is being celebrated today, March 17th. SBDC Day is a national, collective proclamation of the impact America's Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) have on the success of our nation's dreamers, innovators, and doers- America's small businesses.

Posted on: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 1:48pm

Transform Fresno Annual Summit Marketing

FREE Virtual Event!

Join us for the Transform Fresno Annual Summit on March 25!

Posted on: Friday, March 12, 2021 - 3:22pm

Entrepreneurs, Meet Your Local CDFIs at this Online Event

Online Event is February 23rd!

As Seen in The Business JournalValley Community Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host a webinar panel presentation featuring local Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) on Feb. 23.

Posted on: Friday, February 19, 2021 - 4:43pm

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Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and a Grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the California SBDC closest to you.