Available to small and large businesses, entrepreneurs, makers, families, school classes, clubs.
The Fab Lab connects high technology equipment and age-appropriate K-12 STEM related “gadgets” with knowledgeable staff and volunteers.
Elevating entrepreneurs with funding and resources for every stage of business ownership.
Grow is a Community Development Financial Institution that provides responsible and accessible loans that expand economic opportunities for small business owners at every stage of their business
Supports small business owners with money and know-how
Entrepreneur Education cohorts help fine-tune business plans
Our mission is centered on underserved communities
With Initiate, your staff and the customers you serve can gain immediate online access to over 300 interactive calculators, templates, videos, and small business guides in English and Spanish
Online assistance with marketing, money, and management
Coworking space, private offices, semi-private art studios, meeting & event space rentals
Business coaching, funding assistance, training, programming & networking opportunities
Serving Muskegon area small businesses for over 20 years
Currently have 15 mentors available to support client requests
Mentors have diverse backgrounds and networking access
Talent and Innovation
MCC is dedicated to your business’ success.
MCC provides workforce development assistances such as custom training, apprenticeships, internships, job postings, and trainings grants
Offering personalized consulting services to West Michigan manufacturers.
Services cover – developing leaders, product and process innovation, operational excellence, quality systems, and advanced manufacturing.
Partnerships with local Community Colleges for technical training make us your one-stop shop for employee development.
Serving employers and jobseekers in Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Kent, Montcalm, Muskegon and Ottawa counties.
In partnership with employers, educators, economic developers and community organizations, the agency works to create a qualified workforce that meet our region’s current and future talent needs and fuels our shared economic future.
73,000 square foot world class training center & area’s leader in hands-on learning through experiential learning and innovative programming
State of the art facility empowers students for their future with passionate knowledgeable staff and a future-driven environment.
CTC serves high school juniors and seniors throughout the Muskegon Area.
Expansion and Growth
Advise as to business expansion, relocation, and attraction assistance.
Coordinate economic development incentives and grant opportunities.
Provide demographic and labor market information.
Bridging businesses to government sales
Free training for businesses on how to work with the government
Free bid-matching service for companies to see available procurement opportunities on a federal, state or local level
Support to HR, Safety, benefits for compliance. We are the call before your lawyer
Local, regional and national wage & benefit data collected annually
Leadership, team and individual training, coaching, 360s and employee surveys for improved performance and retention
We are committed to progress and prosperity by serving the business interests of members and promoting the community.
We aim to strengthen the economic climate of Montague, Whitehall and the surrounding areas through networking opportunities, advocacy, and education.
Tourism is a primary focus as we market the numerous assets and attractions in the area. This vibrant area is full of beauty, outdoor recreation and is alive with art, commerce and spirit.
The hub for businesses along the lakeshore, providing access to resources, networking, information and decades of experience to help you at any stage.
Connects you to community information and government officials.
Promotes local businesses and the community assets that support your business growth.