Small Business Services
The Small Business Center supports the development of new business and the growth of existing businesses through community-based education and training, counseling, resource information and referrals.
Randolph County has four active Chamber of Commerce associations.
A program of UNC, the SBTDC provides technical assistance and one-on-one counseling to the business community.
The Entrepreneurship Cross-Disciplinary Program is located in the Bryan School of Business and Economics at UNC-Greensboro.
NC-CAP expands business finance options by reducing risk and encouraging banks and other qualified lenders to consider loans that otherwise fall just outside conventional underwriting standards.
The NC Microenterprise Loan Program works with individuals who have sound ideas for starting or expanding a small business but may not qualify for bank loans.
Through the Institute for Rural Entrepreneurship, the Rural Center helps North Carolina and its communities develop policies and programs that encourage the start-up and growth of locally owned companies of all shapes and sizes.
A Certified Development Company (CDC) is a nonprofit corporation that promotes economic development within its community through 504 Loans.
SBA offers programs to support the diverse needs of small business owners.