Small Business Resources

Wilsonville Area Chamber of Commerce

Wilsonville's Chamber of Commerce provides an online toolkit to help you start and grow your business.

US Small Business Administration

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US Small Business Administration provides programs to help small businesses prosper including financial and federal contract procurement assistance, management assistance, and specialized outreach to women, minorities, and veterans.

SBA provides assistance primarily through its four programmatic functions:
  • Access to Capital (Business Financing)
  • Entrepreneurial Development (Education, Information, Technical Assistance and Training)
  • Government Contracting (Federal Procurement)
  • Advocacy (Voice for Small Business)
The NWConnectory® Network
The NWConnectory® Network is a buyer-supplier network that connects companies by understanding their capabilities and which provides a powerful means for government, large company, and institutional buyers to identify sources of products and services.  It focuses on manufacturing/technology companies and their supply chain through a powerful search engine combined with in-depth company databases.

Clackamas Community College Small Business Development Center
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers a wide range of programs designed to help you improve your management skills and the profitability of your business.

The SBDC serves new and established businesses in the Clackamas County area by providing:
  • Practical, affordable training
  • Free confidential business counseling
  • Information and referral services
  • Access to small business resources
Their programs and workshops are designed to provide business owners with strategies and practical skills necessary to run a successful business. The SBDC assists with the stability and expansion of local businesses, and prepare entrepreneurs to successfully navigate the often stormy seas of business startup.

Oregon Entrepreneurs Network
The Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN) is a non-profit organization that educates, supports, and advocates for entrepreneurs to accelerate business growth and employment opportunities in Oregon and southwest Washington.

SCORE
SCORE counselors are experienced business owners and managers who volunteer their experience and knowledge to assist small business achieve success.

​Code for America and BizFriend.ly
Code for America's BizFriend.ly app brings small and mid-sized business owners together with their employees, community experts, governments and web service providers to one place to share expertise.  This format provides an easy-to-follow, real-time, step-by-step guide to various programs and web-based services.