Small Business Resources

Find information to help you start and grow your small business.


Helpful Websites!


SCORE offers a wealth of how-to articles and online tutorials that offer advice to

business people at all stages of the business development process.

Free in-person counseling and low-cost workshops

are offered locally through the Chicago chapter.

State of Illinois Business Portal

         Find extensive information about starting and running a business in Illinois,

including information on registration, incorporation, licensing, taxes, and incentives.

Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

Assistance from State of Illinois for small businesses.

Moraine Valley Small Business Resource Center

Moraine Valley Community College offers workshops on critical business

topics for both the beginning and more experienced entrepreneur.

The US Small Business Administration

Provides innovative resources for small business owners and prospective entrepreneurs.