Small Business Assistance and Resources

MEDC and its network of local and regional partners provide small business assistance and small business resources throughout Michigan.

Funding Support Programs for Small Businesses

As we look at ways to grow an equitable and resilient economy in Michigan, we remain committed to supporting our small businesses, their workers, and the local communities in all corners of the state.

Quentin L. Messer, Jr.

Quentin L. Messer, Jr.


Small Business Resource Finder

Michigan is home to a robust network of resources ready to help you start or grow your small business. Designed for emerging entrepreneurs and small businesses owners, use our Small Business Resource Finder to locate the support you need.

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Training and Support Programs for Small Businesses

Support Local Campaign

MEDC launched the “Support Local” campaign to remind Michiganders of the importance of supporting local businesses during the holidays and throughout the winter season. Vibrant downtowns across the state are filled with local shops and restaurants specializing in décor, fashion, toys, hardware and much more.

Industry Connections for Small Businesses

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Small Business Success Stories

Workforce Support for Small Businesses

The Power of Michigan Business Support

Businesses of all sizes, including Blue Betty Coffee, have discovered the power of pure opportunity in Michigan. Through support from the MEDC and its partners, businesses can not only grow but thrive in their communities around the state.

Additional Resources for Small Businesses