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Mission & History

The SBDC at Longwood University provides education, consulting, and economic research for potential and existing businesses throughout South-Central Virginia.

Longwood SBDC staff members have over 250 combined years of experience in business ownership, management, and consulting. Since 1989, the SBDC has assisted thousands of new and existing business owners in growing their business. For a complete list of SBDC services, click here.

The work of the center is entirely confidential, and our consulting services are FREE due to the generous sponsorship and support of the Small Business Administration, Longwood University, and localities within our service area. The services of the SBDC are truly an economic development incentive to provide you with Resources for Growth. To find your local Longwood SBDC office click here.