Small Business Resources

WHEDco can help connect small business owners and entrepreneurs to organizations and government agencies that offer free and low-cost programs, one-on-one counseling services, and information to help small business with:

  • Forming a business entity
  • Licensing, contracting, leasing, and other legal issues
  • Financing and accessing capital/funding
  • Developing a business plan
  • Marketing on a budget
  • Business counseling, technical assistance and educational workshops

Call/text us at 347-906-2335 or email us at business@whedco.org for assistance finding a business service to help your business grow. Or search for a service provider using our South Bronx Small Business Resource Guide:

Download WHEDco’s South Bronx Small Business Resource Guide 

Descarga nuestro Guía de Recursos para Pequeños Negocios

LISC NYC Small Business Relief & Recovery Fund Flyer 

Upcoming Events


Small Business Lunchcast
Every Wednesday from 12-1pm 

(June 3-July 1, 2020)

WHEDco has teamed up with Start Small Think Big to host weekly presentations and Q/A sessions with financial and legal experts covering a variety of issues to help support your business during the COVID-19 pandemic and recovery efforts.

All sessions will be broadcast on ZOOM and Facebook Live every Wednesday from 12-1pm and will be available in English and Spanish through live interpretation. Topics:

COVID-19 Commercial Leasing
Weds, June 3, 2020 from 12-1pm
Business Debt Management
Weds, June 10, 2020 from 12-1pm
Financial Strategy During COVID-19
Weds, June 17, 2020 from 12-1pm
Reopening Your Business (TBD)
Weds, June 24, 2020 from 12-1pmFinancial Infrastructure – Setting Up for Recovery Period Success
Weds, July 1, 2020 from 12-1pm
Register for interactive Zoom sessions here. For more information call/text 347-906-2335or email business@whedco.org.
Won’t be able to make it? Catch up on FacebookEmail us your questions ahead of time and we will make sure it gets answered.


Small Business Webinar Series:
Grow Your Online Presence

Learn to develop an online presence to promote your business and help you grow your customer-base during COVID-19 in this four part webinar series June 2, 4, 9, and 11 from 5:30-7:00pm! This series is organized by WHEDco and YUCA Arts. Co-sponsored by Council Member Rafael Salamanca.

Introduction to Social Media
Tues, June 2, 2020 from 5:30-7:00pm
Social Media Strategies for Growing Your Small Businesses Online
Thurs, June 4, 2020 from 5:30-7:00pm
Branding Graphic Design Strategies 

Tues, June 9, 2020 from 5:30-7:00pm

How To Build A Free Business Website
Thurs, June 11, 2020 from 5:30-7:00pm
Register here for online Zoom webinars. For more information call 929-280-0091 or email community@whedco.org.