The Hopkins Business Retention Pilot Program provides loans for the purpose of capital costs incurred by businesses that have been displaced by redevelopment and are intended help a business stay in Hopkins.
The Vision of Build Wealth, MN, Inc. is to utilize public, private and foundational resources to develop and provide programs and services that will empower individuals, families and communities to embrace a new way of viewing their lives in the area of Financial Literacy, Debt Reduction, minimizing the cost of money and wealth creation for generations to come.
Small Business Development Center
1000 Lasalle Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55402, USA
MN DEED run statewide network of professional business consultants that provide professional guidance and services to pre-venture, startup, and established businesses. SBDC consultants help small businesses assess funding options and opportunities, identify financing sources, evaluate eligibility, and prepare documentation that lenders require.
In December 2020, the EDA approved the creation of a Displaced Business Grant Program to provide assistance to businesses that must move as a result of redevelopment projects that receive funding from the City of Richfield, the Richfield Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA), or the Richfield EDA.
The City of Rockford offers a matching grant program for exterior building improvements including: siding, awnings, signs, paint, stucco, new windows, decorative cornice, entryway, and exterior decorative lighting.
The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs help startups and small businesses transform their high risk, high-impact technologies into marketable products and services that solve problems.