Helping Underserved Businesses

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The Business Diversity Development Program supports minority businesses through one-on-one and group presentations to underserved communities.

Who We Serve

The EDB reaches out to minority and underserved businesses throughout Sonoma County, providing access to all of EDB's services and resources including guidance through the licensing and permitting process.  

We also provide bilingual English-Spanish assistance, workshops and seminars.

How We Can Help

Get free, personalized, and confidential help for your business. From obtaining a business loan, attracting employees, saving money and resources by becoming more sustainable, planning your next step using free marketing research; or connecting with other business owners, we are here to help!

Read about how minority businesses are finding success in Sonoma County:

Contact Information

Marcos J. Suarez

Program Manager

Economic Development Board
Contact us by Phone
141 Stony Circle, Suite 110
Santa Rosa, CA 95401