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Help for Small BusinessesHelp for Small Businesses<div class="ExternalClass142F0F749B1F467ABE4331F864EB66F4">​Need help starting your business? Or are you planning to grow it? Phoenix Public Library has online resources to help you - from developing a business plan to researching potential markets.<br></div>

















StartUpPHXStartUpPHX​The mission of StartUpPHX is to provide services and support for entrepreneurs.<div class="ExternalClass0EB5CAB2A9D34E049303A771031FDB7C"><p>​<span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US">The mission of StartUpPHX is to provide services and support for entrepreneurs.  Located on the second floor of <a href="/locations/burton-barr">Burton Barr Central Library</a></span><span data-contrast="none" lang="EN-US">. </span>​<br></p></div>







ACA Small Business Services Small Business ServicesGetting StartedNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass413BC550376B477DB3A557ADEF56B49F">Arizona Commerce Authority Small Business Servi​ces offer free, online resource center provides information on business licensing and statewide resources.<br></div>
Arizona Commerce Authority Commerce AuthorityGetting StartedNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass7CE829B5C3D94C19A24ED6E063658D08">A​rizona Commerce Authority offers state economic news and data, community profiles, information about international trade and finance, and doing business in Arizona.<br></div>
City of Phoenix - EXPAND Program of Phoenix - EXPAND ProgramShow Me the MoneyNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass6D6F20B7912D464E9581F0BF18C07A99">​City of Phoenix - EXPAND Program assists local businesses in obtaining loans from eligible local financial institutions by providing additional collateral, up to 25% of a loan amount.  The amount of collateral enhancement can range as high as $150,000 with no ceiling on the loan amount.  Loans can be for virtually any legitimate business purpose but jobs creation is an essential element of any request for EXPAND assistance.<br><br><br></div>
City of Phoenix Business Resources of Phoenix Business ResourcesGetting StartedNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass514CC2E521EA490292DAFD7E1FCB9208">The City of Phoenix resou​rce page for businesses provides information on doing business with the city, grants and funding opportunities, opportunities for small and disadvantaged enterprise businesses, and zoning and permits.  You can also find information on getting a business license and taxes.<br></div>
Goodwill Community Foundation International Community Foundation InternationalStill Looking for MoreNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass16671DE3AF8D4D00927BD6CEB9BB7A3D">Goodwill Community Foundation International offers online learning opportunities for you to improve your technology, literacy and math skills.  Learn to use PowerPoint for business presentations or Publisher to create business flyers.  To get started, click on "Computers." <br></div>
SBA - U.S. Small Business Administration - U.S. Small Business AdministrationGetting StartedNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass0DE23B52861B476A971DF2F874479B1E">U​.S. Small Business Administration provides programs and support services to help you start your business and succeed.  Learn to create a business plan, register and license a business, select a location and equipment, hire and retain employees, and more.<br></div>
SCORE Looking for MoreNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass97AFD900857A46E5BB3F38BBCA179EFD">Phoenix Public Library partners with SCORE<a title="Learn more about the ASBA." href="" target="_blank"> </a>to offer free workshops and other events to assist entrepreneurs.<br></div>