The Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges is an active member of America’s Small Business Development Center Network. As part of the most comprehensive small business assistance network in the United States, our goal is to help new entrepreneurs achieve their goals and assist existing businesses in staying successful in the complex marketplace locally, regionally, and globally.

Our team of experts can provide valuable resources and support to help your business succeed. Whether you are looking to strengthen an existing business, formulate a succession plan, or get a new business off the ground, the Illinois SBDC at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges is here to provide advice, resources, and support – all at no cost to you. We are committed to being an essential part of your team, providing personalized assistance that can help your business reach the next level.

If you are interested in learning more about how the Illinois SBDC at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges can help your business succeed, please email us at or call (618) 847-9199. We would be happy to discuss your business needs and how we can provide personalized assistance to help you reach your goals.