Business Impact NW empowers a talented and diverse community of entrepreneurs, supporting the continuing growth of local small businesses through micro-enterprise. We are at once your sounding board, advisers, and cheering section, your funding source and your access to resources. Impact is a part of our name, and we are making one, every day.
What We Do
What We Do at Business Impact NWWatch this informative video about what we do, who our clients are, and how work with them.
Still have questions? Explore our site, including our FAQ page, and feel free to Contact Us.
We're here to help you start or grow your small business.
Apply for a Loan
Small Business FinancingYour access to capital starts here. Powered by local credit unions, Business Impact NW is proud to offer business loans to qualified candidates. We believe that all business owners must have an equal opportunity to succeed, and our mission is to grow businesses that create jobs in underserved communities. Apply for a loan today by clicking the photo above, or take the first step by signing up for classes or counseling.
Free Business Counseling from WBC
Business Coaching at Business Impact NWOpen to anyone interested in business counseling, the Washington Women's Business Center and Veterans Business Outreach Center offer business coaching, technical assistance, and training on a wide variety of topics, open to all aspiring or current entrepreneurs of any gender and regardless of prior military experience. These SBA-funded programs are free and focus on at-need populations, but are open to any aspiring or established business owner.
Celebrating DreamsMay 31, 2018
A Women's Business Showcase, Fundraiser and Networking Event for talented, inspiring women small business owners like you! Hosted by the Washington Women's Business Center at Business Impact NW, and presented by Verity CU.
Registration to be one of the 50 Showcase Businesses opens March 1st. Tickets to attend will be on sale in May, with Early Bird sales beginning in April.
Donate to Business Impact NWOpportunity in Action
Business Impact NW is a proud nonprofit organization with a mission to grow businesses that create jobs in underserved communities. More small businesses means more jobs and more vibrant communities, and it all starts with you. Many aspiring small business owners need access to services and capital to get started: help us provide that assistance to women, veterans, communities of color, immigrants and LGBT.
Make a donation today to help keep our services free to low cost, and accessible to everyone. Invest in the future of today's communities.
- 04 January 2018 by Steve Watts-Oelrich, JD, in Blog,Client StoriesSetting goals is critical if you want to make your business dreams a successful ...READ MORE +