Small Business Resources
SMALL BUSINESS RESOURCES
Below you will find the latest resources and opportunities available for small businesses in New York City.
General Assistance + Opportunities
Walk-in Constituent Services at Brooklyn Borough Hall
Do you need assistance with contacting a City agency or resolving a municipal issue? Wednesdays @ 9am-3pm Brooklyn Borough Hall offers Walk-In Constituent Services at Brooklyn Borough Hall. Services are also provided Thursdays at Brooklyn Central Library.
NYC Business Solutions Centers
The Brooklyn NYC Business Solutions Center is a program of the NYC Department of Small Business Services and is run by the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce. This office offers FREE assistance for small businesses and individuals interested in starting small businesses. The office is conveniently located in Downtown Brooklyn at 9 Bond Street, 5th Fl., Brooklyn, NY 11201
NYC Small Business Opportunity Fund
The NYC Small Business Opportunity Fund delivers flexible, low fixed-interest-rate capital with no minimum credit score required and loans up to $250,000 at 4% fixed interest rate.
DEP Water Bill Amnesty Program
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is offering limited one-time amnesty with up to 100% interest forgiven for all delinquent customers. If you owe water and wastewater charges, you may be eligible for this amnesty offer. Don’t miss the opportunity to take advantage of this program before it ends.
Small Business Administration (SBA) Funding Opportunities
The United States Small Business Administration offers a wide range of financial resources for small businesses including grants, loans, disaster assistance and more.
Strategic Investments Group (SIG) at NYCEDC
SIG at NYCEDC negotiates deal structures and provides opportunities to foster growth across a variety of sectors, including industrial, technology, life sciences, nonprofit, infrastructure and energy, and certain commercial and retail activities.
The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce
Through Brooklyn Alliance Capital Inc. The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce offers opportunities for local loans and grants for small businesses.
NYC Small Business Services
NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS)
Whether you’re starting a new business or have been operating for years, our partners at the NYC Department of Small Business Services provide a wide variety of programs and resources to assist businesses in all industries and levels of operation.
Quick links to popular resources at SBS
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