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Cherryhill & Don White at Expo 2009

Helping today's entrepreneurs create tomorrow's economy.

By providing entrepreneurs and small businesses with the tools they require to build and grow successful businesses, the Indiana University of Pennsylvania SBDC is having a positive impact on the commonwealth.

Indiana County MapIn 2014, more than 4,654 hours of service were provided to our clients using a combination of experienced faculty, professional staff, and students. 

Number of clients counseled 179
Number of new clients 59
Bought/Started a Business 25
Educational Seminars 11
Seminar Attendees 68
Financing Raised for Clients
Total Financing Raised $1,302,000 
Commercial Bank Loans $755,000
Lines of Credit $240,000
Equity and Owner Investments $307,000
Client Reported Impacts
Sales Increased $4,153,283
Jobs Impacted - either created or saved 198

The IUP Small Business Development Center’s efforts contribute significantly to the overall impact of the Pennsylvania Small Business Development Center program.

  • Small Business Development Center
  • Eberly College of Business and Information Technology
    Room 108
    664 Pratt Drive
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-7915
  • Fax: 724-357-5985
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.