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For a small business owner, it’s a big job getting everything done. That’s why it’s great to know you’ve got powerful partners in Rockingham County supporting your success at every turn. Here at the Rockingham County Economic Development & Tourism office we’re ready to work with you personally to help you acquire the tools, training and resources to start and grow your business. Other support partners include:

Chambers of Commerce:
Marketing, networking, business and financial advice and more—Plug into the power of the Chambers of Commerce in Eden, Reidsville and Western Rockingham.

Piedmont Triad SCORE Chapter, Rockingham County Branch:
A go-to resource for American business for over a half century, the non-profit SCORE offers mentorship and counsel from the very best—leading and experienced professionals who have made their mark and are ready to help you make yours. Collaborating with other strategic partners like the Small Business Administration, SCORE provides access to business advice, tools and workshops for startup business as well as existing businesses.  Connect personally or by email with your own local mentor here: CONNECT ME WITH A LOCAL RESOURCE.

North Carolina’s Small Business Center Network (SBCN):
Innovative and invaluable, North Carolina’s Small Business Center Network stretches across the state digitally through a variety of free online seminars for entrepreneurs, while offering face-to-face connections through community-based providers of training, counseling, and resource information.  Here in Rockingham, you have two SBCs ready to serve you:

SBC at Rockingham County Community College (SBC-RCC):
Small business savvy is just around the corner at the SBC-RCC. Among other services the SBC-RCC offers info-packed seminars at multiple locations around the County. To learn more about upcoming classes or to request customized business support click here: LEARN MORE ABOUT SBC AT RCC

SBC at Guilford Technical Community College
Located less than an hour away in Greensboro, the Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship serves as a regional hub for small business services throughout the Piedmont Triad.  Learn more here: UPCOMING SBC GTCC TRAINING.

Small Business Technical Development Center (SBTDC):
At the SBTDC general services range from marketing and financial assistance to research and development, while targeted assistance includes topics such as selling to the Federal government. For entrepreneurs of all types, the SBTDC located at the Nussbaum Center in Greensboro NC is an excellent resource partner.