Solano-Napa Small Business Development Center

Services you need to help your business thrive

Are you looking for help to build and grow your business? You’ve found us! Solano-Napa SBDC has expert Business Advisors to help you plan and achieve new levels of success with one-on-one no-cost business advising, online workshops, groups for business owners, and other special programs.

Core Services for your Business

Expert Business Advising

Get started with no-cost advising covering nearly any business. We have over 30 expert Business Advisors to help you with your business.

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Training & Education

Looking to learn? Check out these workshops designed to help business owners plan, grow, and improve their businesses.

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Help to Get Funded

Need capital to launch, expand or change your operations? Our Finance experts can help you through the entire funding process — at no charge.

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Grant Funding Opportunities

Solano County Microbusiness Grant

New applications are being accepted! Solano County businesses can apply now for $2,500 COVID-relief microgrants.

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Child Care Infrastructure Grant

Get help applying to the CDSS for up to $1.5 million funding for new construction & major renovation of child care facilities. Deadline January 31, 2023.

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Restaurant Resiliency Program

The Solano-Napa SBDC is teaming up with restaurants in Fairfield and Vallejo to provide hot meals to families. Learn how you can participate.

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Specialized Services in Solano-Napa

Start Here to Start Up

Launching a business in Solano or Napa Counties? Explore the many trainings and resources to help you on your successful journey.

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Business Roundtable Groups

Roundtable groups meet monthly, offering a forum for business owners to come together, share experiences, and receive guidance & advice from peers.

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Biz Rx Assessment

Ready to recharge and revive your business? Don’t know where to start?  Biz-Rx is a “small business health exam” provided at no cost. 

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We’re making a big impact on small business



Whether it’s access to capital, human resources, compliance, marketing, accounting, or any other business need — the Solano-Napa SBDC is your one-stop-shop for accelerating small business success.

In the last year, the Solano-Napa SBDC has helped more than 1,650 clients navigate through a pandemic and access $63 million in capital to start or grow their business and create a meaningful impact on our local community – the likes of over 475 new jobs.

What can we do to help YOUR business?

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Real Businesses, Real Results

Featured Client

Miracle Math Coaching

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Read inspiring stories of actual Solano-Napa SBDC clients who’ve climbed the entrepreneurial mountain.

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