Santa Cruz SBDCAptos, CA

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It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.

What we do

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One-on-One Advising

Our Business Advisors are industry experts who provide free, professional business advising in marketing, finance, accessing capital, and more.

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Trainings & Workshops

Gain skills and knowledge you need for your business to prosper by attending one of our informative workshops. Visit our calendar for upcoming events.

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Funding Assistance

Need money? Get expert help with business loan applications, investor packages, crowdfunding campaigns, and more.

News & Announcements

07/19/2019

HOW TO INCREASE FOOT TRAFFIC WHEN NOT ON MAIN STREET

Are you a Santa Cruz small business located off the beaten path? In this video, Bryce Root of The Root Group talks to Botanic and Luxe, one of the all-star businesses in downtown Santa Cruz as they... more
07/03/2019

Surprise...Surprise

  The legislature in Sacramento is on summer break and still NO CLEAR GUIDELINES about the status of the Independent Contractor situation. For those of us that were hoping for some kind of decision... more
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