Resources for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs

The Delta Regional Authority is committed to investing in the entrepreneurial communities of the Delta and in the small business owners that support our region's economy. Along with the Authority's strategic funding programs for small businesses and entrepreneurs, there are numerous resources throughout the region to help the Delta's small business and entrepreneurial communities thrive.

Are you a small business owner or entrepreneur looking for resources to help your business thrive?

Learn from other small businesses and professionals in the Delta! Read our Tip Tuesday words of wisdom from National Small Business Week 2015.

Find an Operation JumpStart program near you to help you launch your idea.

Contact your local Small Business Administration office and Certified Development Financial Institution (CDFI) loan funds to see if you may qualify for one of their access to affordable capital programs.

Utilize SBA Direct - a web tool that helps small business owners quickly get information on starting a business, getting a loan, government contracts, and disaster assistance.

Pursue assistance from a mentoring or business development organization: