In light of the outbreak of COVID-19, the Western Women's Business Center has temporarily suspended our in-person services. We are still offering regular webinar training and one-one coaching to support your business over the phone or video conference. Please check our events page and Facebook for trainings on topics including financial resiliency, business lending, marketing, and business planning. Please contact us for information on coaching and counseling for your business.
We strongly believe in supporting local businesses, especially during moments like these and will continue to keep you updated on our decisions on programming moving forward and resources available.
If you need support for your business, please contact us.
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans:
The federal stimulus bill passed December 2020 expanded disaster relief for small businesses.
Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available directly through the SBA through 2021.
CAROLINA SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT FUND:
Carolina Small Business Development Fund was founded in 1990 to promote economic opportunity for all. As a nonprofit and certified community development financial institution (CDFI), we are passionate about supporting small businesses. Because those who go into business for themselves should never be left by themselves. We support communities by helping entrepreneurs build the businesses of their dreams.
Learn more about small business loans and other programs here.