Business Tools and Partners

Becker Chamber of Commerce - The Becker Area Chamber of Commerce is organized to advance the general welfare and prosperity of the Becker area so that its citizens and all areas of its business community shall prosper.

SBDC - Small Business Development Centers provide an array of no-cost technical assistance to small businesses and up-and-coming entrepreneurs.

SCORE - SCORE is a nonprofit association of volunteer business counselors that are trained to serve as advisors and mentors for aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners.

​LegalCORPS - LegalCORPS provides free assistance in non-litigation business law matters to low-income owners of small businesses, small nonprofit organizations and low-income innovators in Minnesota - through the services of volunteer attorneys.

Initiative Foundation - The Initiative Foundation works alongside businesses to determine their needs and provide assistance and support to create a healthy business. The Foundation has access to a variety of consultants with a range of skills to assist with the variety of business challenges.

Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) - "Exploring. Starting. Managing. Growing. At any stage, we've got the right tools and expertise to help you succeed." DEED is the State of Minnesota's Economic Development Department, which offers resources to overcome many common business challenges, including financial resources."

DEED created an Economic Development Resource Guide to help determine which state resources might fit your needs.

Anderson Center - Provides management and leadership development forums for executives.

Enterprise Minnesota - A consulting organization that helps manufacturing companies become more efficient and well positioned to grow profitably.

XCEL Energy Economic Development - Energy partner with incentives, information, guidance and other services to help with new construction projects and operational energy costs.

Sherburne County - Sherburne County created a Business Toolkit to help guide businesses through many different aspects of starting or running a business.