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Small Business Development Center at SVCC

Center for Small Business Development at SVCC

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides business entrepreneurs and regional small businesses with the resources needed to solve business-related problems and take advantage of new opportunities. This Sauk Valley Community College program provides free business counseling and low-cost training programs for existing and start-up businesses.

Services Offered:

  • One-to-One Counseling
  • Assistance in Developing Business Plans
  • Help in Identifying Sources of Capital
  • Creating Marketing Strategies
  • Assistance Locating other Illinois Resources to Help with Your Business Issues

Additional Resources Available to You

  • Starting Your Business Workshops
  • Specialized Small Business Classes


David Buchen, Director

Emily Zimmerman, SBDC Specialist