When small businesses succeed, the Valley thrives. That’s why SRP partners with local organizations to deliver expert small business advice to our customers. Here’s a roundup of workshops, guides and development resources to help you reach new heights in Phoenix.
Arizona Small Business Association
What they do: ASBA empowers the business community through four key fundamentals of business: effective small business education, dynamic professional connections, essential support resources, and public policy.
Local First Arizona
What they do: Local First Arizona is a nonprofit organization that celebrates independent, locally owned businesses. They support, promote and advocate for a strong local business community and raise public awareness of the economic and cultural benefits provided by strong local economies.
Maricopa Community Colleges (MCC)
What they do: MCC’s nationally recognized programs help more than 200,000 students each year achieve their goals. MCC also hosts the Maricopa Small Business Development Center (SBDC), which provides free help to small businesses, no matter what stage of development they’re in.
U.S. Small Business Administration
What they do: Created in 1953, SBA delivers assistance, counseling sessions, contracts, loans and more to small businesses.
Arizona Small Business Development Center Network
What they do: AZSBDC provides high quality, high impact one-on-one counseling, resource assistance training and more to Arizona small businesses.