Southwest Indiana SBDC – Building Community – Bank Collaborations Webinar Series

Community organizations and local government looking to receive support from local banks are often encouraged to consider pursuing “CRA funding.” What is CRA and how do you approach a bank?  Join the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago on March 31 (10:00 Central) for the first of four web-based discussions on …

Southwest Indiana SBDC – Building Community – Bank Collaborations Webinar Series

Community organizations and local government looking to receive support from local banks are often encouraged to consider pursuing “CRA funding.” What is CRA and how do you approach a bank?  Join the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago on March 31 (10:00 Central) for the first of four web-based discussions on …

Southwest Indiana ISBDC presents – Tools for Business Growth – Free Seminar

TOOLS FOR BUSINESS GROWTH August 9, 2019 | 8:30 to 10:00 AM | St. Lucas Church33 W. Virginia St., Evansville, IN 47710Free to attend Special programs are available for small business owners and people thinking about starting a business. Please join us to learn about the many business services available in your community. • Southwest …

Southwest Indiana SBDC – IDA Tax Credit Program

Individual Development Accounts (IDA) The IDA program assists low-moderate income Hoosiers attain their goals through matched-savings incentives and financial education.  Operating behind the rationale that income alone is not enough for individuals to break trends of generational poverty, the IDA program focuses on asset building as a key component towards family and self-sufficiency. Participants in …

Congratulations Lucas Oil and the Local 2018 Emerging Business Award Recipients

During Small Business Week, April 30 – May 4, five local businesses received the 2018 Emerging Business Award in Evansville. Lucas Oil Center After working with the S.W. ISBDC to start their first location in Evansville in 2013, Lucas Oil Centers opened a second location in June of 2017.  The company is an affiliate of …

Congratulations Lucas Oil and the Local 2018 Emerging Business Award Recipients

During Small Business Week, April 30 – May 4, five local businesses received the 2018 Emerging Business Award in Evansville. Lucas Oil Center After working with the S.W. ISBDC to start their first location in Evansville in 2013, Lucas Oil Centers opened a second location in June of 2017.  The company is an affiliate of …

Congratulations to Carts Gone Wild – Recipient of the 2018 Southwest Indiana Small Business Impact Award!

Congratulations to Carts Gone Wild who received the 2018 Small Business Impact Award during National Small Business Week on May 2, 2018 at the Dallara Indycar Factory in Speedway, Indiana.  Carts Gone Wild, a client of the Southwest Indiana SBDC is the only golf cart shop in Southwest Indiana offering sales, service and accessories. They have …

Commercial Site Dos and Don’ts Workshop Offers Assistance for Business Start-Ups and Businesses Seeking to Expand

The City of Evansville-Vanderburgh County Area Plan Commission and agencies represented on its Site Review Committee (SRC) are working with community partners to launch a new program designed to help people interested in starting or expanding a business be more successful. The first “Commercial Site Dos and Don’ts” workshop will be held on April 26 …