• Resources for Businesses


  • At the Grand Island Area Chamber of Commerce, we are always looking to foster, grow, support and retain businesses of all industry and size. Are you interested in opening your own business but don't know where to start? Have a wild idea but not sure what your first step should be? We are here to help! Take a look through our how-to guide on starting your own business.

    If you're still in need of answers to specific questions feel free to reach out to us or browse the list of additional resources below!



  • Business Resource Directory

    Nebraska Enterprise Fund

    (Loans, CD guarantees, Technical Assistance)


    (402) 685-5500

    [email protected]

    Center for Rural Affairs/REAP

    (Training, Technical Assistance, Loans, Online Lending System)


    (402) 687-2100

    [email protected]

    Community Development Resources

    (Training, Technical Assistance, Loans)


    (402) 436-2387

    [email protected]

    GROW Nebraska

    (Market Access, Training, Technical Assistance, Link to Loans)


    (308) 962-6767

    [email protected]

    Business Assistance Office - 

    Nebraska Department of Economic Development


    (800) 426-6505

    [email protected]