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The City of Austin Small Business Program offers a comprehensive directory of small business resources offered by local, state, and federal governments and non-profit agencies. Our goal for the City of Austin Small Business Guide is to increase awareness and use of the programs that provide aid in the development of your business. Call 512-974-7800, email or visit our website for information about all our services and resources.

Websitesort descending Phone Number Description
International Business Institute at Austin Community College 512.223.0390

The International Business Institute provides students with the skills necessary to compete in today’s highly competitive marketplace.


U.S. Department of Education - Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships 202.401.1876

SBA's Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships works to engage and build strong partnerships with community and nonprofit organizations, both secular and faith-based, to support entrepreneurship, economic growth and promote prosperity for all Americans. 


SKU is the market-validated, consumer product goods accelerator.  We educate and equip companies with market-validated products for growth into world-class brands. 

Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts 800.526.8252

Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts provides Texas artists and arts organizations with legal and accounting assistance to enable them to maximize their potential, shape our cultural landscape, and contribute to the creative economy. The pro bono services are offered to artist and arts non-profits in all creative disciplines, including visual arts, music, theater, dance, film, gaming, and writing. 

Texas Cottage Food Law

Everything you need to know about running your legal home food business. 

Travis County Clerk Assumed Name Certificates (DBAs) 512.854.9188

Each person who regularly conducts business or provides professional services and is not a corporation, limited partnership, or limited liability company in Travis county must file an Assumed Name Certificate with the County Clerk's Office so that a record of the business is available. 

Vuka 512.394.4154

Vuka Collective is the mission-driven organization that manages and serves an ecosystem of related businesses - including Impact Hub Austin coworking, Gather Venues, and Wake Up programs. 

Women in Jazz Association, Inc. 512.258.6947

Women in Jazz Association, Inc. provides Concert Series and Vocal Performance Workshops for performance opportunities and experiences of local professional and amateur jazz vocalists. 

Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) Central Texas 512.719.5263

ABC is a commercial and industrial construction trade association, representing 22,000 members nationwide.  


The AccelerateNFC program is a mentor-driven, mentor-funded idea incubator/success accelerator for high potential companies.  Accelerate NFC focuses on near field communication (NFC) companies, matching the highest caliber talent, resources and funding with those companies who are ready to take their ideas and products to the next level.  Up to five selected companies will participate in an intensive 12-week mentoring program designed to provide access to resources normally beyond the reach of start-up or early stage companies.