Providing FREE Counseling and Low Cost Workshops to new and existing businesses in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Lehigh Acres, Labelle and surrounding areas in Lee and Hendry Counties
Aug 3 - Cape Coral or Sept 15 - Port Charlotte - Goodwill's MicroEnterprise program is now accepting applications from aspiring small business owners in the SW FL area. Click here for information or call (239) 995-2106 ext 2219
Sept 18 - Industry Appreciation Awards - registration is now open - honoring Lee County businesses. Click here for info
Oct 8 - International Trade Expo. Click here for info
Nov 5 - 21st Annual Southwest Florida Blue Chip Community Business Award. Click here to submit an application or for more info.
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SCORE mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled, low-cost educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business. Click here for the latest schedule.
Gives you access to a wide variety of documents, templates and tools in both English and Spanish, to assist you in starting or growing your business over a wide range of subjects, ranging from our own local Southwest Florida resources, IRS Tax documents, and how to start a business from initial business planning to marketing and sales, capital sources, government agencies, and much more. Click here for a full list of resources.