The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Wyoming District Office, along
with resource partners from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and
Wyoming Women’s Business Center (WWBC), will host two free small business loan
workshops – one in Riverton and the other in Rawlins. The discussion will include information
regarding lending options and what banks need in order to process business loans including
credit, cash flow and down payment.
Attendees will learn about micro-loans from the Wyoming Women’s Business Center and
small business loan programs available through WIDC Frontier CDC, a non-profit organization
providing commercial loans in partnership with the SBA and banking institutions. Lender
Relations Specialists from the Small Business Administration will also discuss SBA loan
The workshops are open to small businesses of any size and industry. Loan programs are
available in amounts as little as $500 or as much as $5 million. Representatives from the U.S.
Department of Agriculture – Rural Development are also scheduled to discuss their agency’s
loans and grants.
Wed., Apr. 24 (6:00-8:00 p.m.)
Fremont County Library – Riverton
1330 W. Park Ave., Riverton, WY 82501
Attendees can register for this event by visiting: https://loanworkshop-riverton.eventbrite.com
Thurs., May 2 (6:00-8:00 p.m.)
The Depot – East Room
400 W. Front St., Rawlins, WY 82301
Attendees can register for this event by visiting: https://loanworkshop-rawlins.eventbrite.com
About the U.S. Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration makes the American dream of business ownership a
reality. As the only go-to resource and voice for small businesses backed by the strength of
the federal government, the SBA empowers entrepreneurs and small business owners with
the resources and support they need to start, grow or expand their businesses, or recover
from a declared disaster. It delivers services through an extensive network of SBA field offices
and partnerships with public and private organizations. To learn more, visit www.sba.gov.
About the Wyoming Small Business Development Center
The Wyoming SBDC Network is a partnership between the University of Wyoming, the
Wyoming Business Council, and the U.S. Small Business Administration offering business
expertise and technical assistance to help individuals start, grow, reinvent, or exit small
businesses. As a member of the Wyoming’s Business Resource Network, the Wyoming SBDC
Network makes sure small businesses get connected with the resources they need to
succeed. To learn more, visit: www.wyomingsbdc.org.
About the Wyoming Women’s Business Center
The Wyoming Women’s Business Center (WWBC) is made possible through the dedication
and energy of several partnership agencies. The Center’s primary funding comes from the
Wyoming Business Council and U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The SBA currently
sponsors more than 100 Women’s Business Centers nationwide.
The Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, WCADVSA, has been
invaluable in its support since the very beginning. It originally sponsored the grant that funds
the WWBC. The Wyoming Small Business Development Center (WSBDC), the Wyoming
S.C.O.R.E. Chapter, and the Wyoming Business Council are also important partners.
Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.
To learn more, visit: www.wyomingwomen.org