Small Business Administration
SBA’s Eastern District Office serves the 40 counties of eastern Pennsylvania. It is our mission to provide prospective, new or established persons in the small business community with financial, procurement, management and technical assistance. In addition, special emphasis is made to assist women, minorities, the handicapped and veterans get into and stay in business. Our responsibilities include:
Educating small business owners and the general public about the programs and services available through SBA;
Providing one-on-one counseling to existing and perspective business owners on starting and/or expanding their businesses;
Educating and assisting bank and non-bank lenders on securing SBA loans for their small business customers; and
Teaching small businesses how to do business with the federal government.