Our mission at the SV SBDC is to help you achieve success.  If we do not know the answer to your question or offer the services you need, our goal is to connect you to the most appropriate resources.  We work actively everyday to learn about and stay updated on the services of federal, state, regional, and local organizations that can meet your needs.  Please ask and let us help.

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SV SBDC Forms and Worksheets

Resource Links:

These links all lead externally from our site to credible business resources.  We have compiled this list for your convenience, but may not cover all of the questions you may have.  We are happy to work with you individually to match you with the best resources to meet your needs.

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Small Business Big Threat - a free Q&A assessment, resources, and tools to manage your business.

Training Workshops

Small Business Administration
Virginia SBDC SmallBizU Online
Virginia SBDC Workshops
SV SBDC Workshops
Blue Ridge Community College
James Madison Outreach & Engagement

Local/Regional Resources

SourceLink Virginia Resource Navigator
Shenandoah Valley Partnership
Harrisonburg/Rockingham Chamber of Commerce
Greater Augusta Regional Chamber of Commerce
Luray-Page Chamber of Commerce
Lexington/Rockbridge Chamber of Commerce
Highland County Chamber of Commerce


IRS - Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center
Commonwealth of Virginia State Corporation Commission


Virginia Small Business Financing Authority
Harrisonburg Business Loan Program
Augusta County Small Business Loan Fund
Staunton Creative Community Fund
How to Prepare a Loan Package

Developing a Business Plan

Business Plan Basics
SV SBDC Business Planning Options

Local Cities and Counties

Buena Vista
Augusta County
Bath County
Highland County
Page County
Rockbridge County
Rockingham County