Arcata Economic Development Corporation
100 Ericson Court Suite 100A
Arcata, CA 95521
Tel: 707-822-4616
Fax: 707-822-8982
Provides small loans ranging from under $100 to a maximum of $2MM to prospective, small business borrowers, and backed by the US SBA.

California Small Business Association
6601 Center Drive West, Suite 500
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Tel: 310-342-8218
Fax: 310-342-8219
The CSBA is volunteer driven, non profit, non partisan organization that makes its mission to provide small businesses a meaningful voice in state and federal governments. The organization advocates views of small business to government officials - legislature, administration

California Centers for International Trade Development 
Established in 1989, the California Centers for International Trade Development (CITD) are funded by the Chancellor’s Office of the State of California to promote the state’s international trade and competitiveness, assist exporters and importers, and advance economic and job growth. The CITDs assist California business to expand internationally as well as help colleges become more globalized.

California Statewide Certified Development Corporation
426 D Street 
Davis, CA 95616 
Tel: 800-348-6258
Email using contact form
The organization has been helping successful small businesses since 1987. As a result of their expertise and successful track record in lending, California Statewide became one of the first Certified Development Companies in the nation to be inducted into the Premier Certified Lender Program.

Central California Business Finance Group
5094 N. Fruit Avenue., Suite 103
Fresno, CA 93711
Tel: 559-227-1158
Fax: 559-227-7926
A non-profit corporation partnering with the US SBA and private sector lenders to provide growing businesses with long term, fixed rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings.

Central Valley Business Incubator
1920 Mariposa Mall, Suite 111
Fresno, CA 93721
Tel: (559) 263-1351
Fax: (559) 263-1094

Central Valley Business Incubator is the #1 resource for people who want to start, build and expand their business. We are cultivating the next generation of innovators, launching new companies, and advancing technology. With more than 3,900 entrepreneurs assisted $21 million in capital generated, the Central Valley Business Incubator is assisting progressive entrepreneurs to commercialize their ideas.

Lyles Center for Entrepreneurship
5010 N. Woodrow Avenue
West Complex 142
Fresno, CA 93740
Tel: 559-294-2045
Fax: 559-294-6655
The Lyles Center assists both students and community members in pursuit of their entrepreneurial goals. the center delivers assistance through applied learning. professional consulting, and managed problem solving. 

Sierra Economic Development Corporation
560 Wall Street, Suite F
Auburn, CA 95603
Tel: 530-823-4703
Fax: 530-823-4142
Email using contact form
SEDCorp works to alleviate unemployment and underemployment by expanding industrial resource and small business development in the Sierra Neveda foothills. Services include training on all aspects of business launch to retirement, as well as small business lending assisting with the application process and administration, marketing, loan packaging and credit approval.

Small Business Administration (SBA) - Sacramento Office
6501 Sylvan Road Suite 100
Citrus Heights, CA 95610
Tel: 916-735-1700
Fax: 916-735-1719
Sacramento District Office Website
SBA has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses. The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses. Throughout an extensive network of field offices and partnerships with Public and private organizations, SBA delivers its services throughout the United States.

Small Business Development Center Central Coast Office
Cabrillo College
6500 Soquel Drive
Aptos, CA 95003
Tel: 831-479-6163
Fax: 831-479-6166
The SBDC works with start-up and existing business owners providing free counseling services on issues such as business planning, registering a business, financing, regulations, licensing, training, workforce, manufacturing, environmental, and various other business management disciplines. 

Success Capital Expansion & Development Corporation
1420 F. Street 2nd Floor
Modesto, CA 95354
Tel: 209-521-9372
Fax: 209-521-9373
Success Capital Expansion & Development Corporation's mission is to foster regional economic development by providing financing to small businesses. Our key focus is providing SBA 504 low down payment, fixed rate financing for fixed asset aquistition to small and medium sized companies.

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