SBDC Funds

Start the year strong!

The Northwest Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Networks Northwest is now offering funds to local food businesses in Northwest Michigan of up to $4,000 for marketing services through Taste the Local Difference. This partnership is made possible by CARES Act funds from the Northwest MI SBDC with the intent of supporting small businesses in the wake of Covid-19.


Each recipient can customize a marketing plan based on their business’ goals and will receive guidance and support from TLD staff. Get an overview of the services available here.

Applications are due January 11, 2021.

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