How to Start a Business in Boone County

Starting a business takes a lot of planning, research, and fearlessness. One of the hardest parts of the process is just taking the first steps. That is where we come in. BCDA is dedicated to assisting you along this journey from day one. Let us take the guesswork out of where you should begin by […]

BCDA’s Energizing Entrepreneurs Program: Success Stories

BCDA is focused on helping entrepreneurs It’s an important time of year for all businesses but especially for our local small business owners. The Boone County Development Agency (BCDA) is focused on helping entrepreneurs move forward with their goals, and through a combination of grants, the BCDA Gap Financing Loan Program, and one of the […]

State of Nebraska Programs to Start Your Business

State of Nebraska Programs to Start or Grow Your Business The State of Nebraska’s grant programs are designed to help new and existing businesses in starting, retaining, and expanding business in Nebraska. From specialized training for your employees to providing funding for site and product development, the Department of Economic Development is proud to be […]

BCDA Loan Program

BCDA Loan Program The BCDA Loan Program has proven to be especially advantageous to many local business owners. Leverage it by submitting your application.  Download the BCDA loan fund guidelines You might also enjoy

Small Business Administration Guide to Starting Your Business

Back to all Small Business Administration Guide to Starting Your Business Conduct Market Research Write Your Business Plan Fund Your Business Pick Your Business Location Choose a Business Structure Choose Your Business Name Register Your Business Get Your Federal & State Tax IDs Apply for Licenses & Permits Open a Business Bank Account Learn More […]

Nebraska Business Development Center Programs

Back to all NEBRASKA BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER PROGRAMS As their website says, “Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) helps strengthen Nebraska businesses for a healthy economy and prosperous communities. Certified consultants provide confidential, impartial services and educational opportunities for established and start-up businesses, researchers, entrepreneurs and professionals.” Visit them online to find out about all the […]

REAP Rural Entrepreneur Assistance Program

Back to all REAP Rural Entrepreneur Assistance Program The Rural Entrepreneur Assistance Program offers help to entrepreneurs in many ways. Use the links below to explore more or visit their website by clicking the button below! Rural Enterprise Assistance Project Business Assistance REAP Women’s Business Center REAP Latino Business Center REAP Loan Program Online Training […]

Energizing Entrepreneurs Program

Back to all Energizing Entrepreneurs Program The Energizing Entrepreneurs Program is a proven-effective four-step program we curated at the Boone County Development Agency. We are very excited and proud to offer local entrepreneurs. Find out more about it in the video below! Download the Energizing Entrepreneurs Handout You might also enjoy Get In touch […]