The initiative works in collaboration with the Small Business Assistance Center of LaGuardia Community College to provide a program which combines entrepreneurial training with small business lending.
ESDC is the primary economic development organization for NY state. The organization provides economic data and research, business assistance, and financing through a variety of grant, loan, and tax incentive programs.
NYCEDC is the primary economic development organization for the city, and works to promote and support businesses across a variety of industries.
The NYC Department of Small Business Services helps businesses open, expand and operate in NYC. They provide a suite of services to specifically help businesses navigate financing options and government incentive programs.