Small Business Development Center (SBDC) - Lynchburg Region

The Small Business Development Center - Lynchburg Region serves the City of Lynchburg, Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and Campbell Counties to provide customized counseling and effective education for area small businesses. The SBDC offers group trainings, Lunch and Learn series, in-depth presentations for those seeking more information, and one-on-one sessions with a private counselor to discuss your business needs.

Start-up Toolbox

Start-up Toolbox is a program offered by the Lynchburg Region Small Business Development Center to help give entrepreneurs training on creating a business plan, figuring how to determine which licenses and permits needed, and what resources are available to launch their business. Start-up Toolbox training sessions count toward the requirements for the Start Small Campbell Grant. 

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Banzai Interactive Courses (Free Online Learning Opportunity)

Lynchburg Region SBDC has partnered with Atlantic Union Bank and Banzai to bring you clear, in-depth lessons that help you dive into the financial topics you care most about.

Some of the courses include: 

  • Starting a Business
  • Bookkeeping
  • Raising Capital for Your Business

Additional courses are available on a wide variety of topics from saving for college, to buying a home or calculating the effects of inflation. All the Banzai interactive courses are free.