Overview

The SBDC program is a public-private partnership that leverages the resources of government, higher education and the business community to facilitate the growth of Pennsylvania small firms.

Funding support and resources are provided through cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration; by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania through the Department of Community & Economic Development; and in part through support from Kutztown University.


Thank You to Our Host Institutions

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The Pennsylvania SBDC plays a vital role in assisting small businesses access capital, education, and resources. In 2021, the Pennsylvania SBDC assisted 1,212 small businesses in securing over $233 million in funding. The Pennsylvania SBDC is also an integral part of Pennsylvania’s economic development.

Interested in sponsoring the SBDC? We are also interested in connecting with new resource partners to increase our impact.