Your success is our business
No-cost professional services to help your business grow. Wherever you are on the journey of your business, we will meet you where you are at with tools, resources, and advice to help you realize your goals.
We are with you at every turn of your business journey
Great businesses start with great ideas. Let us help you turn your idea into a business.
Understand your audience and know how to reach them so you can grow your business.
When you are ready to grow, we are here to help with preparation so you are ready to apply for loans.
Success brings opportunities. We can show you how to make the most of those opportunities to grow your business.
Succession planning is a critical part of your business legacy. We will help you understand your options.
We are thrilled to profile the Women’s Business Center of Mendocino County, California, which has been successfully helping entrepreneurs achieve their dreams for over 35 years. The video was created as part of the 35th anniversary of the Small Business Administration’s Office of Women’s Business Ownership on March 28, 2023.
We offer a number of specialized programs tailored for the local business community.
Economic development initiatives, such as CERF, the Blue Economy, and SMEDD are programs that seek to improve the economic well-being and quality of life for our rural communities.
Centro Latino West
“Mi lugar para ser the best.” Centro Latino West is the place for you to be your best… for your business, your family, and your community. We are here to help your business grow.
Be aware and be prepared! Get ready for any situation with our Emergency Preparation program, designed to keep your business safe and operational even during an emergency.
StartUp Mendocino is West Center’s innovative business accelerator program designed to give developing businesses in Mendocino County access to intensive training and opportunities to build lasting business community connections.
West Center Impact Report
We are proud to share this impact report that highlights our services and a few of the resilient entrepreneurs we served these past two years. It showcases our signature programs: Centro Latino West, StartUp Mendocino, and Emergency Preparation and provides an update on the ongoing economic development initiatives.
Want to Start a Business?
If you are interested in starting a business in Mendocino County, we have the answers! Mendocino County and its city municipalities are here to help you with your business endeavors. Complete this short form to connect with one of our Business Liaisons.
Local business experts helping local businesses thrive.
We aren’t just located in rural Northern California; we are from here. We have local understanding of the community and are personally invested in its success.