Small Business Services

Small Business Center

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.

Chambers of Commerce

Randolph County has four active Chamber of Commerce associations. 

Small Business Technology Development Center

A program of UNC, the SBTDC provides technical assistance and one-on-one counseling to the business community. 

UNCG Small Business Program

The Entrepreneurship Cross-Disciplinary Program is located in the Bryan School of Business and Economics at UNC-Greensboro. 

Capital Access Program

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. 

NC Microenterprise Loan Program

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. 

Institute for Rural Entrepreneurship

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.

US Small Business Administration Certified Development Companies

A Certified Development Company (CDC) is a nonprofit corporation that promotes economic development within its community through 504 Loans. 

US Small Business Administration

SBA offers programs to support the diverse needs of small business owners.