Specific Need:Business PlanningOperationsMarket DevelopmentAccess to Capital | Target Population:WomenMinority | Service Area(s):New CastleKentSussexOutside DelawareWilmington | Industry:RetailFood ServiceSmall Business | Business Stage:EstablishedIdeaStart-up
True Access Capital is a nonprofit Community Development Financial Institution and a Certified Development Company that supports existing and aspiring small businesses, microbusinesses, and community development projects throughout Delaware. The mission of TAC is to empower and elevate business owners and entrepreneurs by augmenting technical expertise, increasing access to capital and stimulating business growth throughout Delaware and in southeastern Pennsylvania.
The Retail Assistance Program (RAP) is designed to help alleviate some of the risks associated with starting or expanding retail and food service businesses by providing data and information specific to retail trade
First State CLF provides small business loans ranging from $5,000 to $250,000, as well as, community development loans reaching up to $500,000. These loans can be used for most business purposes, including working capital, inventory and equipment
The center provides business services to women entrepreneurs, such as training (that includes courses on business plans, business financing, social media, and marketing analysis) and mentoring by existing women business owners
The Delaware Division of Small Business, part of the Delaware Department of State, is a service-focused agency committed to supporting businesses starting and growing in Delaware. Small businesses can reach out to the Division for assistance in connecting to the resources and advice to succeed. The Division is a champion for Delaware small businesses and is here to help take companies to the next level.