Baltimore City Small Business Resource Center

Baltimore Small Business Resource Center is the City of Baltimore’s One-Stop-Shop for persons seeking to start and grow a business. We provide training, counseling and resources to strengthen the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

About

The Small Business Resource Center (SBRC), a subsidiary of BDC, is a nonprofit organization that provides technical assistance, training, counseling, workshops and a resource library to support the growth and development of small businesses and entrepreneurs. SBRC will also provide assistance with preparing the Minority and Women Business Certification application for the City, State and Federal agencies. We provide seminars  where participants will receive information on: Business planning Accounting Marketing planning Cash flow planning Operation planning Legal clinic Access to Baltimore’s MicroLoan —and much more.

Services Provided

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Hispanic Business
  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Demographic/Census Data

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Obtaining Government Funding
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training

Import and Export Assistance

  • Networking/Exploring Exporting

Legal Services

  • Forming a Business

Marketing/Sales

  • Demographics/Census Data

Networking Organizations

  • Demographically Based
  • Geographically Based

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Women, Minority & Business Disadvantaged Certification
  • Registration Assistance

Office, Incubator, Laboratory, Kitchen and Meeting Space

  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Forecast

Regulatory Compliance

  • Government Requirements

Training

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • Budget, Financial Statements and Cash Flow Training

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Small Business Policy
  • Women’s Business

Business Planning

  • Feasibility Studies
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Business Research Resources

Marketing/Sales

  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research
  • Student Marketing Projects

Product Development

  • Patent Information

Training

  • Home-Based Business Training

Networking Organizations

  • Small Business/General

Training

  • Marketing Plan Development and Training
  • Startup Classes

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • HUB Zone Certification
  • Subcontracting Opportunities

Manufacturing, High Tech, Life Sciences Development

  • Manufacturing Development

Training

  • Health & Safety Training

Business Planning

  • Identification/Research of Foreign Markets

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Obtaining Government Contracts
  • Obtaining Corporate Contracts

Nonprofit Development

  • Technical Services

Training

  • Trade Education and Training
  • Human Resources Training

Technical Assistance

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training

Training

  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing

Business Planning

  • Forming a Business

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Demographic/Census Data

Training

  • Business Management Training
  • International Trade Training

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Youth Entrepreneurship Education

Mentoring

  • One-on-One Counseling

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Maryland Business Issues

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Micro Loans
Primary Contact
Lisa Edwards
Address
3000 Druid Park Drive
Suite 3000B
Baltimore, MD 21215