Our Region

Support every step of the way.

Our clients’ businesses grow faster and create more jobs than the average business. Backed by Virginia Community Capital — a statewide CDFI in Virginia — the Capital Region SBDC is helping small businesses respond to the pandemic, rebuild communities, and reimagine the future. The results tell the story.

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Capital Investments since 2016


Clients served since 2016


New businesses started since 2016


Jobs Created/Retained since 2016

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Expert assistance at no cost.

Our network of business leaders offer services ranging from business plan development, market research and raising capital to financial management, strategic planning, and organizational development.

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Our Partners

From non-profits to public entities to private companies, the Capital Region SBDC is coming back to the Richmond region due to the generous support of the wider community. We are so grateful to the following partners:

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COVID Recovery

Are you looking for assistance during the COVID-19 crisis?

If you are a for-profit entrepreneur, nonprofit organization, or small business owner, we’re here to help. We can deliver support for starting, stabilizing, sustaining, and growing your business. For additional resources, such as available grants, loans, and the CARES Act, visit the Virginia SBDC COVID Resource Center.

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Ready to start or grow your business with the support of the Capital Region SBDC?

Request your free consultation today!

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PLEASE NOTE: After you request counseling services, your confirmation & intake scheduling email MAY go to your spam folder! Please reach out to intake@capitalregionvasbdc.com if you cannot find your form confirmation/intake scheduling email within six business days.

Also of note: we a small but mighty team and the best way to reach us is via email! With that said, please provide at least a six-business-day window for response, so we have time to adequately manage our workload and provide you the right answer to your needs.