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Get Connected.  Get Inspired.

Get to the Small Business Outreach Tour!

SBA Small Business Tour    

83 Counties... 15 Locations... 1 Goal

Helping Small Businesses! 


Don't miss the first ever statewide SBA Small Business Outreach Tour!

Are you a small business owner looking for tools to take your business to the next level?  Do you need information, contacts, and resources to start your business? 


Get connected to experts in lending, government contracting, business growth, financial management, exporting and much more!


Get inspired by stories of successful small business owners in your region.


Get informed about what's happening in your community from local economic development resources.


                     Get to the SBA Small Business Outreach Tour!

                          It's FREE, and coming to a city near you! 




Meet the experts who can help your business grow

Meet inspiring entrepreneurs who will share their journey to success

Network and connect with business professionals

Attend workshops for start up and existing businesses including: 

  • Starting your business
  • Business loans and other financing options
  • Market research - information-based planning
  • Expanding your markets through exporting
  • Understanding your company's financial health
  • Social media
  • Managing people
  • Government contracting

Click on your city below for the detailed agenda!  

SBA Tour Stops

 Click your city for event registration!


August 10

Mt. Pleasant  

12:30pm - 5:00pm

August 11


8am - 12pm

August 11

1:00pm - 4:30pm

August 16

8am - 12pm

August 17

St. Ignace
8am - 12pm

August 18

12:30pm - 5pm

August 19

Traverse City
8am - 12pm

August 24

Grand Rapids
8am - 1:00pm

August 25

8am - 12pm

August 25

Benton Harbor
2pm - 5:30pm

August 30 

Ann Arbor 
12:30pm - 5pm

September 13

Clinton Twp. 
8am - 12pm

September 19

12:30pm - 5pm

September 27


1pm - 5:00pm

September 30


8am - 12:30pm

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