Advance Southwest Iowa Corporation is the economic development arm of Council Bluffs and all of Pottawattamie County. Advance focuses on business attraction and retention, site development, entrepreneurship and the promotion of talent retention and recruitment.
The Center for Innovation & Leadership connects students’ ingenuity and organizational leaders’ insight to create shared opportunities that serve Christ’s kingdom and the common good. The center invests in communities, organizations and initiatives through collaborative, innovative, Christ-centered leadership development and problem-solving services and opportunities
El SBDC Iowa de Estados Unidos brinda asesoramiento comercial gratuito y personalizado y capacitación a bajo costo para empresarios y negocios existentes, además de acceso a otra información y expertos.
Chariton is a participating Main Street Iowa community. Iowa's Main Street communities have made a commitment to the long-term revitalization of their historic commercial districts. Using the Main Street Four Point Approach®, local leaders have implemented practical management strategies producing fundamental changes in Iowa's Main Streets.
Cherokee Area Economic Development Corporation's mission is to retain and attract business, agriculture, and residents to Cherokee County. To that end, we strive to ensure that existing businesses prosper and new businesses receive all available advantages. Our programs offer technical and financial assistance. We also work to ensure a great quality of life for our residents.
The mission of the Des Moines West Side Chamber of Commerce is to serve our community by supporting and enhancing the unique quality of life and commerce that defines the Des Moines West Side. If you are doing business on the Des Moines West Side, we are committed to your success.
The Financial Empowerment Center, part of the Evelyn K. Davis Center at DMACC Urban, provides no cost, professional one-on-one small business coaching, small business boot camps, personal financial boot camps and personal financial coaching.
Greater Ottumwa PIP is a collaborative group committed to promoting economic vitality in the area. It's comprised of what would typically be known as chamber of commerce, economic development, main street and tourism.
Iowa Child Care Resource & Referral provides resources, education and advocacy to support quality child care. CCR&R is committed to ensure that Iowa’s vision is met – Every child, beginning at birth, will be healthy and successful.
Elkader is a participating Main Street Iowa community and designated Cultural and Entertainment District. Iowa's Main Street communities have made a commitment to the long-term revitalization of their historic commercial districts.
We are a private, nonprofit organization incorporated for the purpose of promoting economic development in O'Brien County. Our emphasis is on ag-related businesses, manufacturing/ industrial, and renewable fuels. We treat your business matters confidentially. If you are looking to start a new business or expand an existing business meet with us to share thoughts and ideas. We will work together to make your business ideas come to life.
Region XII COG assists local governments in Audubon, Carroll, Crawford, Greene, Guthrie, and Sac Counties in western Iowa. The COG also assists associate members Adel, Dallas Center, De Soto, Perry, Redfield, and Woodward in Dallas County.
SCORE's mentors, comprised of active and retired business men and women, provide clients with free and confidential business counseling. Counseling can be conducted at the client's place of business, at our chapter headquarters, by telephone, over Zoom, or via email
We believe family businesses are different because of the unique challenges during their start up, and those which continue through the life of the business. We are committed to supporting your family and your family business through challenges and opportunities.
We transition military skills into small business success through education, one-on-one consulting & mentoring. We are Veterans Helping Veterans One Small Business At A Time focusing on MO, KS, IA, NE & southern IL. Visit us at www.vetbiz.com for details and to sign up.
The Chamber of Commerce is proud to represent these multifaceted companies and organizations that make Washington, Iowa, a great place to live and work. From helping companies establish themselves, to supporting favorable legislative actions, to advancing the region’s infrastructure and economic assets, the Chamber is helping businesses develop and encouraging civic growth.