Start | Grow | Succeed with the SBDC | Fort Bend County SBDC
This event is now closed.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Fort Bend County SBDC at Wharton EDC, John O’Quinn room, 1944 North Fulton, Wharton, TX 77488

Registration is no longer available.

***This class has been canceled.***

Join us for an inside look on how you can work with the SBDC to start and grow your business. We’ll walk you through the start-up basics and share the many no-cost resources available to you. Register now and join the thousands of other business owners who have found success with the SBDC.


  • SBDC mission and vision
  • Tools and resources available at no cost
  • How the SBDC meets small business needs
  • Steps to meeting with an SBDC Advisor

This class is targeted to individuals considering going into business for the first time.


Diane Dawson, Business Advisor, SBDC

It is imperative to add to your approved senders' list to be able to receive event confirmations for SBDC events.

Please Note:

The SBDC reserves the right to cancel a class for insufficient enrollment, weather emergencies, and other unforeseen circumstances. Should a cancelation occur, we will use the email you provided to contact you.

Preregistration is highly recommended. If an event is canceled or postponed and you have not preregistered we will not be able to contact you.

If you choose to register at the door you will need your mobile device so you can use it to complete your registration otherwise you will not be allowed to attend.

Satisfactory meeting room temperatures are difficult to maintain. Always bring a sweater or jacket to ensure comfort.

No children under the age of 16 are allowed in the workshop.

Only service animals allowed - If you need to bring a service animal with you to a workshop please contact us ahead of time.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Anjanique Mba at (281) 499-9787 for accommodations, or if you have questions about this class.