Let us help fulfill your dream of becoming a successful entrepreneur.
If you are in the beginning stages of starting a business or looking to grow your current one, we can help.
Our services include:
- Business advising
- Financial workshops, loan assistance, and direct lending
- Early child education entrepreneurship training
- Women’s Business Enterprise certification
- COVID-19 business advising, training, and resources
Contact us (two office locations):
43 W. Galena Blvd.
Aurora, IL 60506
THRIVE Collaborative Center
712 S River Street, Aurora IL
Email us or call 312-853-3477 Extension #100 to schedule a no-cost one-on-one advising session with our Aurora advisors.
Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made upon request, with at least two weeks notice. Please contact WBDC for arrangements. SBA funded programs are extended to the public in a nondiscriminatory basis. WBDC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Learn to expand and grow your business in Aurora
Your complete guide to business resources, templates and guides
The nation's tax collection agency and administers the Internal Revenue Code
Businesses interested in procurement opportunities with the City of AuroraSee More