By entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs.
The struggle is real—we know because we’ve been there. Being founded by entrepreneurs we also know the satisfaction that comes from turning a dream into reality.
Consider us your personal ally of business experts dedicated to helping you start and grow the small business of your dreams. Our team, along with a deeply connected network of successful local business owners, work tirelessly to support you with all the resources you need to make it happen.
Capital Deployed in WNC Region
We deploy capital and work hard to support the dreamers of our community because they are the life and soul of our economy.
Total Loans Given to local business owners
We lend and take risks because the gente of WNC are worth it. Small business loans are a big part of our mission in this region.
Money Granted in response to COVID-19
The pandemic hit our community hard and we knew it was our job to help as many small businesses as we could survive.
Local Businesses Launched
Our region thrives and we can’t be more proud of the local businesses that take risks with us.
With Mountain BizWorks, you can learn next level business skills, get funding, find expert business coaches, invest in a supportive local economy, and more—all in one place.
"We have grown and exceeded our original plan due to the resources made available to us through Mountain BizWorks."
Sandra and Augustin Percoma
Business Owners, Marion Business CommunityRead their story
Ask questions, get feedback, all in an high-touch atmosphere designed for your successLearn more
Coaching tailored to your specific industry and growth stageLearn more
Industry specific resources, expertise and community
Loans for business who may have trouble accessing traditional lendingLearn more
Mountain BizWorks’ mission is to build a vibrant and inclusive entrepreneurial community in Western North CarolinaLearn more
Our orientation sessions are a great way to get the lay of the land at Mountain BizWorks before you set off to create all that you dream!Save your spot
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