Small business owners looking for alternative funding opportunities and new entrepreneurs looking for strong, credible business advice should check out Accion. Description of their services:
Accion connects small business owners with the financing and advice it takes to create or grow healthy enterprises. Since 1991, the members of the Accion U.S. Network have lent to over 50,000 people in the U.S. Globally, Accion is a pioneer in microfinance, providing loans in over 30 countries through a network of partners.
An article entitled Do You Have What It Takes to Start a Small Business? was recently posted on the site. The article raises great questions that every potential small business owner should ask themselves. If self-assessment reveals weaknesses, the article also links to business resources and solutions Accion can offer to overcome those deficits. It is worth the read.
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Dayton Minority Business Assit. Center
The US Small Business Administration
Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
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Ohio Small Business Development Centers
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- At Wright State University
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