Resources

Below is a list of available resources provided by the South Florida District Office of the US Small Business Administration.

The SBA South Florida District and two satellite offices are responsible for the delivery of SBA programs in the South Florida. 

SBA South Florida District - Miami 
100 S. Biscayne Blvd., 7th Floor 
Miami, FL 33131 
P: 305-536-5521 
F: 305-536-5058 

Serves 24 Counties of Florida: 

Brevard, Broward, Charlotte, Collier, Desoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Hillsborough, Indian River, Lee, Manatee, Martin, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Okeechobee, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Saint Lucie, Sarasota 

Small Business Organizations & Associations

Chambers of Commerce - Broward

Women's Business Ownership Representatives are available to advise women business owners. For additional information, contact Women Business Owners Representative Vincent Lopresti(link sends e-mail) at (772) 466-1944. 

The SBA sponsors two Women's Business Centers (WBC) in South Florida. They are weVenture (formerly Women's Business Center / Florida Institute for Technology) in Melbourne, 321-674-7007Florida Women's Business Center / The Center for Technology, Enterprise & Development, Inc., in Delray Beach, 561-265-3790 ext. 111 and The Helen Gordon Davis Centre for Women in Tampa, 813-251-8437. 

All locations are part of SBA's national network of Women's Business Centers (WBC) that provide a wide range of services to women entrepreneurs at all levels of business development. 

If you're a veteran, you can get business counseling and information about SBA guaranteed loans. Contact Tina Davis(link sends e-mail) at 305-536-5521 ext. 117 for more information. Also contact the Veteran's Business Outreach Center at University of West Florida at 800-542-7232

Additional resources provided by the South Florida District Office of the Small Business Administration include: