SBDC Workshop | Starting Your Business in Illinois

Thu, Nov 9, 2023
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Presented by Madeleine Wolske – Director, Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC

Thinking about starting a business in Illinois? This workshop helps aspiring entrepreneurs understand the opportunities and requirements for starting their business. You’ll be taken step-by-step through a variety of topics and have the opportunity to ask questions.
Topics covered:

- Introduction to the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC
- Feasibility Checklist
- Creating a Lean Business Plan
- Identifying Your Customers
- Sources of Funding, including Financing and Grant Options
- Business Formation and Registration

Registration: Free to attend, registration required to secure a spot. Materials will be provided. RSVP via email to with your name, phone number, and the number of people who will be attending the session.

Start + Grow Your Business Series:

    Starting or growing your business?

    Adults | Business

    Main Library, Robeson Pavilion Room C

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