Technical Assistance

What is Technical Assistance? 

  Our trained staff holds a business owner’s hand to patiently guide them through planning, marketing, financing, and operating. Focusing on business development, our bi-lingual TA experts support entrepreneurs in each stage of their business lifecycle, from the intense start-up phase and through to successful launch and eventual growth. To date, we have worked with over 5,000 owners on their entrepreneurial journey. 

In what areas can I receive Technical Assistance? 

  • One-on-one Counseling/Consulting through classroom style training  (via Zoom & in-person)

  • Acquiring Small Business Certifications

  • Business Incubation

  • Mentoring & Business Advising

  • Licensing, Permitting & Import/Export Opportunities

  • Insight on Networking Opportunities

How can I receive Technical Assistance?  

  Call us today and ask about scheduling a technical assistance consultation!

559 222 8705 

Educational Webinars &Trainings

What areas can I receive educational resources and training in?  

  • Financing Assistance (Loan or Grant Applications)

  • Credit Education & Coaching 

  • Professional Services (legal, accounting, marketing)

We've worked with 5,000

small businesses

2,800 Start-Ups

2,200 Existing Businesses

They Created

12,200 jobs

Over $200M in Economic Impact

Through our Revolving Loan fund

We've Provided

250 Micro Loans

Over $5M in Capital

Businesses We Assist

EMPOWER HER TO LEAD

This 8-session program is designed for women entrepreneurs who want to grow their business and develop a strategic marketing plan in a “cohort-style” learning environment.  The Womenpreneur and Latinapreneur curriculum benefits entrepreneurs at every stage of their business development. 

LP Cohort One_Grant Recipients

LATINAPRENEUR

“It was the best thing I could’ve invested in. The (Womenpreneur) Program made me put my ideas on paper and do the work of understanding my market, analyzing my competition and customers, and pivoting in the Pandemic.” 

— Erica Fernandez, Latinapreneur Graduate, 10/29/2020

MICRO LOANS

Our CA-licensed Micro-loan Program provides equitable and fair access to capital that is often not available to small business owners of color through traditional financial institutions.  Our team members assist with identifying micro-lending sources, packaging the application, and gathering all documents (including developing a business plan and cash flow projections) for successful submittal.

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