The THRIVE Small Business Development Center helps owners start or improve their business and engage in meaningful ways with other owners.
THRIVE is a program of ChamberRVA, which operates the Greater Richmond Small Business Development Center (SBDC) as part of the Virginia Small Business Development Center network.
Over its past 11 years, the center has assisted more than:
- 7,000 businesses comprised of 45% women owned and 35% minority owned.
- 1,300 training events with more than 30,000 participants
- 13,000 hours of individual counseling
We’ve helped create 2,000 new jobs, $55 million in capital investment and $70 million in sales.