Small Business Development Center

Helping businesses start, grow, and prosper

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    Helping businesses start, grow, and prosper

    The Saint Francis University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has helped businesses in the Southern Alleghenies region start, grow and prosper for more than thirty-five years. The SBDC is one of 18 small business development centers in Pennsylvania and is an accredited affiliate of the national network of Small Business Development Centers. Our team of professional consultants works confidentially with entrepreneurs in Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon and Somerset counties to help their businesses maintain a competitive edge.

    One stop business planning

    Whatever challenge faces your business, a consultant from the SBDC is ready to meet with you individually to help you launch your business, discuss your existing business plan, or help develop the strategies you need to meet your goals.

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  • All-American Pizza

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    “We trust the SBDC and they were a great mentor during the process, helping us with every step we needed them for.” - Jason & Christa McGeary, All-American Pizza

    Golden Eagle Inn

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    “The SBDC experience was positive and beneficial and I would highly recommend this service.”  - Connie Clark, Golden Eagle Inn  


    Contact Us

    Small Business Development Center
    P.O. Box 600
    Loretto, PA  15940