Solano-Napa SBDC

Services you need to help your business thrive

Learn What SBDC Can Do For You

Are you looking for help to build and grow your business? You’ve found us! Solano-Napa SBDC has over 30 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.


Training & Education

Looking to learn? Check out these workshops designed to help business owners like you plan, grow, and improve your business.


Business Roundtable Groups

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


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.


Support for Growing Businesses in Solano-Napa

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. 


CliftonStrengths Skills Assessment

Discover, maximize and unleash your full potential for greater business success. Improve your leadership, management, and team.


LIMITED TIME Business Translation

Need translation or interpretation for your business? We offer no-charge professional translation services for businesses in Solano County.


Current Funding Opportunities

Solano Biz-Grow Loan Program

Low-interest loans available exclusively for Solano County businesses. Borrow $25,000 to $125,000, with repayment over 5 years.


Solano Success Accelerator

A 6-week program for Solano County businesses to experience fast-paced growth planning, complete with support from an expert SBDC Business Advisor and a $4,000 grant. DEADLINE TO APPLY 2/23


Solano County Agriculture Grant

Provides eligible agriculture businesses in Solano County that have been impacted by Covid-19 with a $5,000 grant. DEADLINE TO APPLY 2/29


City of Napa Electric Leaf Blower Rebate

Eligible Landscape and Gardening businesses in the City of Napa can receive up to $1,000 towards the purchase of new commercial grade battery powered leaf blowers. APPLY NOW


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

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