“The Redwood Empire Small Business Development Center is hosted by the Santa Rosa Junior College and funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration, Humboldt State University, and the Chancellor’s Office of the California Community Colleges, to provide quality management and technical assistance for existing and potential small businesses. This includes one-on-one professional business counseling, workshops and seminars, and special programs designed for business owners in Marin, Sonoma, and Mendocino counties.”

Ongoing workshops:

Pre-Venture Training:

  • Module 1 includes “Planning and What to Consider When Starting a Business” and “Marketing Your Business” [Next dates: 4/23, 5/07, 5/21]li>
  • Module 2 includes “Financing Your Business” and “Legal Aspects of Starting a Business” [Next dates: 4/30/4/14]li>

Workshops are free, but you must reserve your space. Go to RESBDC Workshops for a schedule, more information, and online registration.