Crowdfunding for Small Business – Thu, January 29th in the Small Business Development Center at Bethel New Life

  • January 29, 2015 - January 29, 2015
  • Bethel New Life Campus • 1140 N Lamon • near Cicero and Division • Free Parking
  • Illinois Small Business Development Center at Bethel New Life

    The Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Bethel New Life provides training and technical assistance to new and existing small businesses, primarily on Chicago’s West Side and in the City of Chicago.

    The center is certified by the state of Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity and funded through the federal Small Business Administration and is one of 36 SBDCs across the state of Illinois.Illiinois SBDC color

    Monthly Trainings: We offer a variety of training and education opportunities, more about including workshops on starting a business in Illinois, this site marketing, financing, accounting, legal structure, taxes, technology, social media and business planning. Workshops are generally led by professionals working in the topic area of focus. Click here to download flyer for Fall-Winter 2014 Courses.

    Technical Assistance/Individual Counseling:
    • One-On-One Business Counseling
    • Business Feasibility
    • Market Research
    • Financial Analysis
    • Business Planning
    • Loan Packaging for Business Loans
    • Technology Assistance

    Support to manufacturers:
    Our experienced and expert staff is supporting the renaissance of manufacturing on Chicago’s West Side – one manufacturer at a time. With over 170 manufacturing businesses generating over $1.5 billion in annual revenues, Bethel’s SBDC is assuring that it is not business as usual for West Side manufacturers.

    Did you know that there are many alternate sources besides a traditional business loan for getting financing to start or expand your venture? One that is becoming more popular is called crowdfunding, more about and this growing field now has many options available to consider if you are looking for smaller amounts of capital. This workshop will feature a panel discussion on this topic with representation from a variety of different sources. Find out more about this field and what might work for your business financing needs.

    Register today: / 773-473-7870 x113


    Bethel New Life Campus
    1140 N Lamon Ave (near Cicero and Division)
    Thursday. January 29th
    4:00 PM – 6:00 PM




    Flyer for Crowdfunding for Small Business – Thursday, January 29, 2015Crowdfunding for Small Business - Jan 2015Click picture to download flyer.

    Learn to use the latest tools. Register today to attend the workshop Thursday, January 29, 2015.

    Register Today: or (773) 473-7870 x113.

    Free Parking

    Location: 1140 N Lamon Avelocation