Small Business Assistance and ResourcesMEDC 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.
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.
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
Small Business Success Stories
Michigan’s Small Businesses Create Big Impact
High 5 Salts Gets Product into Capital City Market
Redi-Rock International Moves From Zero Export Sales to Global
The Poke Bowl Brings Authentic Hawaiian-Inspired Cuisine to the City of Flint
Cherry Republic: Success with a Cherry on Top
Tenera Grains Transitions Family Farm into the Secret Sauce of Whole Food Granola
Nu-Wool: Balances Being Green and Innovative by Embracing Industry 4.0
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