- Quaboag Valley CDC and Southern Worcester County CDC offer classes and a program called Small Business Technical Assistance. Services provided include: Legal, Accounting, Marketing, and Business Plan Preparation. These services are provided to Experienced, Star-ups or Pre-venture businesses with fewer than 20 employees through funding acquired from Federal Mini grants and USDA Rural Business Enterprise Grant program. If you would like Technical Assistance for your small business, please contact Maryann Kania, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or for more information: www.swccdc.net SWC CDC includes the seven communities of Charlton, Douglas, Dudley, Oxford, Southbridge, Sturbridge, and Webster. The purpose of the SWC CDC shall be to improve the quality of life in the 7 communities of Charlton, Douglas, Dudley, Oxford, Southbridge, Sturbridge, and Webster by undertaking projects that address economic, environmental and social needs of the residents while enhancing the community's physical image and fostering a sense of regional pride.
SWCCDC Southern Worcester County
Community Development Corporation
P.O. Box 221
Southbridge, MA 01550
Town of Webster
Chester C. Corbin Library
Webster Public Schools
The French River Connection
Town of Dudley
Pearle E. Crawford Library
Dudley Public Schools
Dudley Lions Club Pancake Breakfast with Santa December 8, 2012 Download the Flyer HERE
OTHER HELPFUL LINKS
The Insurance Partnership Program from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
helps small businesses and the self-employed afford health insurance.
Building Powerful Community Organizations book by Michael Jacoby Brown
The American Independent Business Alliance - to find out the benefits of doing business locally go to: www.amiba.net
The Center for Women & Enterprise
U.S. Small Business Administration
SCORE "Counselors to America's Small Business" is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and the formation, growth and success of small business nationwide. SCORE is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).