Kaskaskia College
Kaskaskia College

 
General Information


We offer training, counseling and consulting services to Illinois businesses at no cost. However, some classes, workshops, & seminars may have a minimal charge and reimbursement is often required for copied materials.

Our clients range from start-up through existing businesses that seek ways to improve, develop or finance their organizations. Our International Trade Center offers tools and services that makes it easier to enter markets worldwide.

Drawing on in-house expertise, government and academic resources, and the commitment of many business service providers in the private sector, the Kaskaskia College-ISBDC and ITC are the preferred sources' for small business support in the region.

The Kaskaskia College-ISBDC's primary function is to deliver one-on-one counseling, research, and referral for individuals creating or expanding their business idea and plan. Special assistance is provided for, but not limited to the following topics:
  • Business Plan Development
  • Marketing Assessments
  • Cost Analysis
  • Financial Analysis
  • Capital Resources, Financial Packaging & Forecasting
  • Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Minority Enterprise Development
  • Female-Owned Business Development
  • Referral to Public, Private and Technical Resources
  • Home Based Business
The Kaskaskia College - ITC's primary function is to assist firms of all sizes with their export strategies. Special assistance is provided for, but not limited to the following topics:
  • Evaluate export capability
  • Develop expansion strategies
  • Assist with logistics
  • Communicate export finance options
  • Provide documentation assistance
  • Educational forums
Illinois Small Business Development Center and International Trade Center at Kaskaskia College are partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration in partnership with the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity and Kaskaskia College as a service to Illinois small businesses. All SBA programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.


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