Norcal SBDC announces selection following RFP 2021-SBDC-01

The Northern California SBDC Lead Center (a program of Humboldt State University Sponsored Programs Foundation) requested proposals from entities wishing to join the Northern California SBDC Network. Organizations were invited to submit proposals to host Small Business Development Centers, delivering high-quality services to small businesses and new entrepreneurs allowing them to start and grow businesses, create jobs, increase sales, and gain capital and investment.

After an evaluation in accordance with the criteria laid out in RFP 2021-SBDC-01, the following organizations were selected:

Institution SelectedService Territories
CSU East BayAlameda, Contra Costa
CalAsian Chamber of CommerceAlpine, Amador, Calaveras, San Joaquin
Butte Community College DistrictButte, Glenn, Tehama, Colusa
Workforce Development Board of Solano CountyNapa, Solano
West Business Development CenterLake, Mendocino
HSUSPF – North CoastDel Norte, Humboldt
HSUSPF – Shasta-CascadeShasta, Trinity
City and County of San FranciscoSan Francisco
Renaissance EntrepreneurshipSan Mateo
Sierra Business CouncilEl Dorado, Lassen, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sierra
Siskiyou County EDCSiskiyou
San Jose State UniversitySanta Clara, Santa Cruz
Enterprise FoundationRegional
California Hispanic Chambers of CommerceRegional
UC DavisRegional
UC Berkeley – SkyDeckRegional
UC Berkeley – Haas School of BusinessRegional
California Capital Financial Development CorporationSacramento, Sutter, Yolo, Yuba
Santa Rosa Metro Chamber of CommerceSonoma
Dominican University of CaliforniaMarin
** Territories are approximate and subject to revision **

The Norcal SBDC Network would like to thank all participants for their interest, effort, and patience with this process.