“VEDC took the time to understand my business and vision, and take note of my experience.”
Rosie Arias just needed the support from community-building believers in small business to take flight. Now, with retailers in eight states and online stores selling her products, Whimsical Charm has proven that early investments from organizations like VEDC have powerful effects.
How Your Donation Supports Small Business
Hire qualified staff and consultants to meet with business owners
Free content + workshops to business owners in different industries and topics
Access to Capital
More time to meet with people and partner through the lending process
Entrepreneurship education is the most important part of small businesses development in the community.
Through your generous donation, VEDC can support a whole new generation of entrepreneurs.
Support Small Business
With your help, VEDC can continue to create jobs and build economic value in underserved communities across Southern California.
Donate now and join us in support of local business owners and entrepreneurs.