It takes a village to grow a business!  Here are just a few local resources available to current and aspiring entrepreneurs. Make sure to check out their websites for more information.

MKE BLACK BUSINESS RESOURCES

African American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Wisconsin

To improve economic development of our business entrepreneurs and the communities for which we serve.

aaccmke.org
414.462.9450
633 West Wisconsin Ave, Suite 1001

Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC)

Every day we are inspired to improve the economic well-being of our fellow residents through business loans, classes, coaching and money management tools. While we care about everyone, we focus our efforts on women, low-income and people of color.

wwbic.com
414.263.5450
1533 North Rivercenter Drive

Small Business Development Center

The Wisconsin Small Business Development Center is a statewide network supporting entrepreneurs and business owners through no-cost, confidential consulting and targeted educational programs. Regional SBDC experts facilitate improvement and growth for small and emerging mid-size companies and help launch successful new enterprises.

smallbusiness.uwm.edu
414-227-3200
161 West Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 6000

Wisconsin Black Chamber of Commerce

The purpose of the Chamber shall be to teach capitalism and expand access to capitalization, technical support, procurement opportunities, effective networking, promoting cultural affairs and sharing of information of Black owned businesses and other minority owned businesses as well as the African descendent community as a whole.

twbcc.com
414.306.6460
3020 West Vliet Street

Small Business Administration (national)

An independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist, and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise, ad to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.

sba.gov
800-827-5722

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC)

Our mission is to improve metro Milwaukee as a place to invest capital, grow business and create jobs.

http://www.mmac.org
414.287.4100
756 North Milwaukee Street, Suite 400

North West Milwaukee Chamber of Commerce

The North West Milwaukee Chamber of Commerce effectively promotes the business interests of Milwaukee and is focused on being the leading advocate for the growth and enhancement of the Milwaukee community.

nwmcc.org
414.465.2422
7905 West Appleton Ave, Suite 101

Small Business Administration (Wisconsin)

An independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist, and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise, ad to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.

sba.gov/offices/district/wi/milwaukee
414-297-3941
310 West Wisconsin Ave. Suite 580W

The Business Council (a division of MMAC)

The Business Council (TBC) is an affiliate of the MMAC that facilitates the growth of ethnically-diverse businesses in metro Milwaukee

mmac.org/ethnically-diverse-businesses.html
414.271.7753
756 North Milwaukee Street, Suite 400