North Coast SBDCEureka and Crescent City California


The North Coast SBDC offers no-cost, one-on-one, confidential business advising, low cost workshops, and small business trainings online. Whether you’re interested in starting a business, growing an established business, moving into government contracting, seeking free online marketing or web presence tools, have questions on innovation and research, or are looking to create a world class business, the North Coast SBDC can help you on your journey.


Business/Strategic Planning

  • Business Viability Assessment
  • Market Analysis and Competitive Research
  • Business Plan Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Commercialization of Technology
  • Business Structure

Capital Acquisition

  • Financing options
  • Loan Packaging
  • Equity Options

Financial Management

  • Accounting and Recordkeeping
  • Financial Management and Analysis
  • Taxes

Targeted Assistance

  • Online Business
  • Government Marketing
  • International Trade
  • Shale Energy
  • Business Disruption
  • Affordable Care Act


  • Retail
  • Restaurants
  • Specialty Foods
  • Agriculture and Wineries
  • Government Procurement


  • Customer Service
  • e-Commerce
  • Market Research
  • Marketing Materials/Promotion
  • Marketing Plan Development
  • Social Media

Apply Now

It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.
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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 or HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation.