The City of Durham’s Small Business Advisory Committee provide an array of programs and services targeted to small businesses, such as business plan and marketing strategy development, financing, management skills training, and business counseling. The Office of Economic and Workforce Development connects prospective and existing small businesses and entrepreneurs directly to those member organizations focused primarily on technical assistance.
The North Carolina Military Business Center is a business development entity of the North Carolina Community College System. The mission of the NCMBC is to leverage military and other federal business opportunities to expand the economy, grow jobs and improve quality of life in North Carolina.
The nonprofit Center for Community Self-Help (or Self-Help), combines several organizations that together provide financing, technical support, consumer financial services and advocacy for those left out of the economic mainstream.
Triangle ArtWorks is based on the belief that a vibrant creative region is one in which creative people are not only appreciated for their work, but paid for their work and considered a valid, important economic segment. Triangle ArtWorks is making it easier to find the connections, education, promotion, and other resources and support that the creative community in this disconnected region needs to not just survive, but thrive. This is a new, business-centric way of supporting the visual and performing arts and creative industries.
The mission of the Women’s Business Center of North Carolina is to promote economic self-sufficiency for all women in North Carolina through entrepreneurship.
We empower women by offering tools and support to establish businesses, stabilize their companies, generate sustainable profits, strategize for future growth and contribute to the growth and economic development of the community.
The City of Durham and its Small Business Advisory Committee are ready to help you bounce back from the pandemic.