Parkrose Business Resources
Micro Enterprise Services of Oregon
Micro Enterprise Services of Oregon seeks to improve the economic opportunities of underserved individuals through empowerment, education, and entrepreneurship for the benefit of families in the greater community.
Oregon Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs)
are partnerships between government and community colleges throughout Oregon. They are administered by the Small Business Administration and aim to provide educational services for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.
Mercy Corps NW
provides business programs and resources through micro-loans, matched business grants, and small business classes taught by business professionals. They also support entrepreneurs with one-on-one business counseling. Mercy Corps Northwest is the only SBA Women’s Business Center in Oregon, providing funding, matched savings, and other resources to help female entrepreneurs become self-sufficient.
The Small Business Administration Portland
district office is responsible for the delivery of the agency programs and services to 30 of the 36 western counties in Oregon and 4 counties in Southwestern Washington.