NYC Business Solutions

NYC Business Solutions

The Brooklyn NYC Business Solutions Center is a program of the NYC Department of Small Business Services and is run by the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce. This office offers FREE assistance for small businesses and individuals interested in starting small businesses. Please contact any of the below team members to inquire about the services we provide.

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Services Offered:

Business Education Courses:

We provide free business courses and workshops. Learn how to develop your business plan and receive guidance on the right strategy for your business and so much more. We also offer non-English courses in an array of languages such as Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Korean, Haitian Creole, Urdu, Bengali, and Arabic.

For course schedule:
https://www.eventbrite.com/o/nyc-department-of-small-business-services-5423713077

Contact:
Turiya Bynoe at [email protected]

M/WBE Application Assistance:

Receive free assistance with completing the NYC M/WBE online application.

Contact:
Veronica Harris at [email protected]

Financing:

We assess your needs and identify financing options - we also help build your loan application. We work with all business types providing one-on-one guidance and connecting you to our network of 40+ lenders in NYC.

Contact:
Stevenson Joseph at [email protected]

Regulatory Assistance:

Get help with licenses and permits and cut through the red tape with city agencies.

Contact:
Stevenson Joseph at [email protected] or
Turiya Bynoe at [email protected]

Pro-Bono Legal Assistance:

Receive a free 30 minute legal consultation on business structure, commercial lease or contract.

Contact:
Veronica Harris at [email protected]

Recruitment and Training Grant:

We provide employment screening to make strong matches for your company's open positions at no cost. The Customized Training program offers federally-funded grants to help NYC-based businesses train and retain their employees.

Contact:
Frank Mitchell at [email protected]

M/WBE Contract Financing:

Access loans of up to $1,000,000 at an interest rate of 3% APR to work on a project with a City agency or City-funded entity. If your business is working on, or hoping to work on, a project with a City agency or City-funded entity as a prime or subcontractor, you may be eligible for a Contract Financing Loan.

Contact:
Manuel Maysonet at [email protected]

Legal Assistance:
[email protected]

Financing Assistance:
[email protected]

Director:
[email protected]

M/WBE Contract Financing:
[email protected]

Recruitment and Training:
[email protected]

Business Courses:
[email protected]