OUR SERVICES

The Illinois Small Business Development Center of McLean County at Illinois Wesleyan University

In addition to the core service offerings of business counseling provided at no-cost, training, and business research, the Illinois SBDC of McLean County at Illinois Wesleyan can also connect you with a comprehensive array of specialized services for qualifying businesses looking to accelerate market growth, including: Growth Acceleration, International Trade, and Government Contracting.

Did we mention our help is at NO cost?

The Illinois SBDC of McLean County at Illinois Wesleyan works to provide a wide variety of services to meet the needs of many types of entrepreneurs in varying situations and stages of their business.

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Come in and see us for help with...

  • Business planning

  • Guidance on business financing

  • Market research and marketing plans

  • Developing new markets

  • Working with local government

  • Import/export resources

  • Upgrading your technology tools

  • Connections to additional resources

  • And much more! 

ADDITIONAL

BUSINESS RESOURCES

Additional business resources for McLean County residents can be found on the McLean County Business Portal.

The Business Portal features resources from

  • The Illinois Small Business Development Center of McLean County at Illinois Wesleyan University

  • The Bloomington Normal Economic Development Center

  • The U.S. Small Business Administration

  • Central Illinois SCORE

  • The McLean County Chamber of Commerce

  • The McLean County Regional Planning Commission

  • BN Advantage

  • The Town of Normal

  • The City of Bloomington

  • McLean County

  • Facebook
  • Instagram

Our SBDC is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, Illinois Wesleyan University, the City of Bloomington, and the Town of Normal. 

Small Busness Administration
Illinois Department of Commerce and Economc Opportunity
City of Bloomington, IL
Town of Normal, IL