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Assistance for Entrepreneurs
As is the case for any new or expanding business, MAP is the first stop for entrepreneurs. The Muhlenberg Alliance for Progress has numerous tools to get you started on the right path. We partner with the Greater Muhlenberg Chamber of Commerce and the West Kentucky Workforce Investment Board and others to be sure the resources you require are easily available.
State of Kentucky
The State of Kentucky helps to provide entrepreneurs with the resources they need to get started right . Resources available include information, forms, research, grant funding, and one-on-one assistance. Most of these state resources are available at little to no cost.
The Kentucky Small Business Development Center assists the Commonwealth’s small businesses. The Hopkinsville SBDC serves Muhlenberg County. Services include: one-on-one management consultations, training workshops, market research, loan packaging help, assistance with financial projections and information needed to make informed business decisions.
Operated by Murray State University, the SBDC serving Muhlenberg County maintains centers in Hopkinsville, Murray and Owensboro.
Kentucky Virtual Library
The Murray State Gateway to Kentucky's Virtual Library is an excellent resource for all sorts of information on entrepreneurship, business plans, licenses, permits, franchises, marketing information and much more.
Call the MAP office today, we'll help you on your way.
MAP maintains a list of "Angels" who invest in promising startups and growing businesses. Contact Ken Robinson for information on investment firms that are the right match for your endeavor.
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