Business Resources

Attend the Next Small Business Workshop

The Small Business Workshop facilitated by Operation Hope will provide community-based financial literacy resources and business start-up planning to those working to plan their entrepreneurial futures.  Participants will learn the advantages and disadvantages of business ownership, how to effectively start a business, create a business plan, and how to access startup funding.  The small business workshop will strengthen business management skills of current merchants and future entrepreneurs.


Enoch Pratt Library (Northwood Branch)
4420 Loch Raven Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21218

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Upcoming Workshops (Wednesdays, 6-8 pm):
Check back for new workshop dates starting in 2018.

The following organizations offer services to support small businesses in Baltimore City with everything from facade improvements to design services to mentoring.

Baltimore City Chamber of Commerce
312 North Martin Luther King Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: (410)837-7101 Fax: (410)837-7104

Baltimore Development Corporation
36 South Charles Street, Suite 1600
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 837-9305 Fax: (410) 837-6363
Contact: William Beckford

Governor’s Office of Business Advocacy and Small Business Assistance (GOBA)
Contact: James H. McLean, Executive Director
Phone: (410) 767-0545 Fax: (410) 333-6609

SCORE– Counselors to America’s Small Business
1101 E. 33rd Street,Suite 307
Baltimore, MD 21218
(410) 962-2233

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
Central Region Headquarters
Maryland Small Business Development Center
Towson University
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001
Phone: 410.704.5001 Toll-Free: 877.421.0830

Small Business Resource Center
1101 E. 33rd Street, Suite C307
Baltimore, MD 21218
Phone: 443-451-7160 Fax: 443-451-7169
Contact: Paul Taylor, Director

Women Entrepreneurs of Baltimore, Inc.
1118 Light Street, Suite 202
Baltimore, MD 21230
(410) 727-4921