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Illinois Small Business Development Center

Planning to start or expand your business? You've come to the right place!

The Illinois Small-Business Development Center is a grant-funded program that provides business resources for McHenry County businesses that employ up to 500 people.

Services include:

The SBDC at MCC is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, and McHenry County College.

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A Passion for Hospitality: How Chef Joanne Thomas Used the ISBDC to Grow Her Business

Chef Joanne Thomas expanded her business in 2020 with the help of the Illinois Small Business Development Center at MCC.