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Small Business Library - Business-Assist Organizations

Better Business Bureau: Helping customers and business to maintain an ethical marketplace.

BusinessAnswers Online: Information on starting and growing a business in Maine.

Boardsource: Provides information for board members of non profit organizations.

Coastal Enterprises, Inc.: A nonprofit community development corporation creating economic opportunities for Maine people, business and communities.

Eastern Maine Development Corporation: Company specializing in helping to develop businesses in eastern Maine.

Maine Business Works: Online business development resources in Maine.

Maine Association of Nonprofits: Provides information for non profit organizations.

Maine Centers for Work, Women, and Community:  Providing community-based employability and entrepreneurship training and services in Maine to displaced homemakers, single parents and other workers.

Maine Patent Program: A resource for information and education on the patent process and other means of intellectual property protection.

Maine’s Science, Technology & Business Library: State funded science, technology and business databases.

Maine Small Business Development Centers: The SBDC provides comprehensive business assistance and information services to the small business community. Information on business start-up and small business growth resources

New England Food Entrepreneurs Online: Resources for New England Food Entrepreneurs

Northern Maine Development Commission (NMDC): Whether a small start-up business or a satellite office of an international corporation, the NMDC has abundant resources to get your business going and growing.

Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE): Aiding in the formation, growth and success of small business

Small Business Administration (SBA): SBA offers financing, training and advocacy for small firms

The U.S.A. Home-Based Business Information Superhighway: Maine companion site containing information on trade, management, marketing and much more.

Washington Hancock Community Agency: The Washington Hancock Community Agency is a non-profit, non-governmental, private corporation, and community action program, serving Washington and Hancock Counties.

Links to other websites are provided purely for educational purposes. No responsibility is assumed for any content on the linked sites.

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