Small Business Technical Assistance (SBTA)
CHCTDC provides technical support to small start-ups and businesses within the District as a part of the District of Columbia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Small Business Technical Assistance program.
Since 2009, CHCTDC has been helping local small businesses set and achieve goals by meeting business owners at their specific business stage — Start, Grow, Expand, and Transition. The services which are derived from the stages (Start, Grow, Expand, and Transition) of business include but are not limited to the following:
Navigating the District's regulations and business plan development
Marketing, federal license support, contract management, and other back-office guidance support
Business expansion through knowledge surrounding financial capital options
Succession planning, selling support, or closing processes