The Trinity Valley Community College Small Business Development Center (TVCC SBDC), a field center of the North Texas SBDC Network, is fully Accredited by the Association of Small Business Development Centers.  TVCC SBDC  provides the tools and resources necessary to help businesses compete in an increasingly challenging economy. We offer free business consulting and training designed to help you attract customers, improve operations, increase sales, and successfully access capital. The purpose of the TVCC SBDC is to promote economic and community development in our five county service area of Anderson, Kaufman, Henderson, Rains and Van Zandt.  We work with established and start-up businesses, as well as with individuals who are planning to go into business.

The SBDC offers  no-fee and confidential one-on-one consulting on business startup, loans and financing, financial statement analysis, marketing, social media, accounting, business planning and management. Opportunities for business growth, government contracting, exporting, market expansion and new emerging technologies can be explored. Counseling services are available for both start-up and existing businesses in retail, wholesale, manufacturing and service.

Webinar Resources  & TVCC SBDC Training

The SBDC has access to a wide range of information through resources such as the SBDCNet, SBA on-line, and various other on-line data bases. Through these resources, the SBDC can help you locate hard-to-find information vital to your business success through data base searches and access to vast research libraries.

Our Business Advisers will help you. . .

  • Create A Business Plan
  • Implement Proper Accounting Techniques
  • Develop projections for a loan package including producing the following documents:
    • Proforma Income and Expense
      Proforma Balance Sheet
      Use of Funds
      Deal Structure
      Revenue and Cost Assumptions
  • Conduct financial analysis to assist in profitability
  • Research Industry Trends & Data
  • Cope with government regulation and taxes
  • Design a marketing plan
  • Keep abreast of current technology
  • Restructure debt analysis
  • Prepackage Interview Process for 7(a) loan
  • General Counseling on Ideas and Business Research for Existing Business

Who we are:

The TVCC/SBDC is a partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), the State of Texas, and Trinity Valley Community College to provide small businesses with the practical assistance needed to survive, grow and prosper.  TVCC SBDC  is a field center of the North Texas SBDC Network serving the five county area of TVCC and is fully Accredited by the Association of Small Business Development Centers.