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 like you plan, grow, and improve your business.

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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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Specialized Services 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. 

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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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Business Translation

Need help with translation for your business? We offer no-charge professional translation services exclusively for businesses in Solano County.

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Funding Help & Opportunities

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.

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City of Napa Electric Leaf Blower Rebate

Eligible Landscape and Gardening businesses in the City of Napa can receive up to $1000 towards the purchase of new commercial grade battery powered leaf blowers.

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Napa County Childcare Infrastructure Forgivable Loan Program

Napa County’s is using some of its American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding to help ease the childcare crisis by offering $3.8M in forgivable loans for Childcare facilities.

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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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