Central Virginia Small Business Development Center
An organization of 29 local SBDCs across Virginia providing professional business counseling, training and information resources to help grow and strengthen Virginia businesses.
SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. SCORE is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and has been mentoring small business owners for more than forty years.
Central Virginia Partnership for Economic Development
The Partnership combines the resources and staff of the Central Virginia Partnership for Economic Development (CVPED), the Central Virginia Small Business Development Center (CVSBDC) and the Piedmont Workforce Network (PWN) to provide core services for business decision makers and its local partners.
Virginia Business One Stop
Whether you are considering or have decided to start a business, whether you are already running or expanding your business, Business One Stop can guide you through the necessary steps to take. If you have questions, Business One Stop has the answers about taxation, licensing, growth and development.
Virginia Business One Stop Website
Virginia Department of Business Assistance
Virginia DBA, created by the Virginia General Assembly in 1996, provides a one-stop-service for technical assistance related to business formation, access to capital, and workforce development. VDBA works with existing businesses as they grow their workforce and mentors entrepreneurs from ideas to launching their first business venture.
Virginia DBA Website