Napa Sonoma SBDCSanta Rosa and Napa, California

News and Announcements

On 8/6/2020, the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors approved a code enforcement ordinance that allows the issuing of citations for both residents and businesses for non-compliance with local and state health orders related to the Coronavirus.

Posted On: August 07, 2020

Thanks to grant funding, the Napa-Sonoma SBDC is offering free Business Rx Reviews for businesses, a service that is normally $500. There are five criteria for this service; the business must:

Posted On: July 16, 2020

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza announced changes to help borrowers still paying back SBA loans from previous disasters.

Posted On: March 23, 2020

The Santa Rosa SBDC is still located located at 141 Stony Circle, but we have moved our office. You can find us at Suite 110, located with the Sonoma County Economic Development Board.

Posted On: March 18, 2020

Napa-Sonoma SBDC offers classes and one-on-one advising in Spanish -- and we are continuing to add more classes to our Spanish offerings. We now offer the Food Safety Manager class in certification in Spanish!

Posted On: September 29, 2019

Have you started and/or run a small business? Love working with small businesses?

The SBDC is looking for part-time Business Advisors. Interested? Primary qualifications include:

Posted On: September 20, 2019

We're happy to announce an FREE workshop especially created for restaurants! Held at Petaluma Community Center:

Posted On: September 16, 2019

Do you have a background in Specialty Foods? If you have a culinary or hospitality degree, experience in the Specialty Foods industry and a desire to help growing businesses, we invite you to apply!

Posted On: September 15, 2019

Are you a veteran looking for a business loan?

It doesn't have to Veteran's Day for some of the Small Business Administration (SBA) lending programs. Here's what you need to know:

Posted On: August 06, 2019

Congratulations to the 2018 Women-Owned Small Business of the Year - Napa-Sonoma SBDC client Gia Baiocchi, owner of The Nectary

Posted On: October 22, 2018

Need Help Starting or Growing your Business?

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.


As concerns continue about coronavirus (COVID-19), we’re here to help you navigate available resources, answer your business questions and be a trusted partner for your business
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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.