Valley Community Development

We offer one-on-one business assistance, from access to capital to sales and marketing, from record keeping to staffing, everything you need for your business to thrive. We also offer educational workshops to keep you ahead of the business

About

Valley Community Development is a one stop shop for small businesses. We offer one-on-one business assistance, from access to capital to sales and marketing, from record keeping to staffing, everything you need for your business to thrive. Simply email Dee Dice, Small Business Director  dd@valleycdc.com to set up an appointment. We also offer educational workshops to keep you ahead of the business. These can be in small groups or larger forums. Our monthly Basics of Starting a Business classes are helpful when you are just exploring a business, but most of our classes have specific content related to Digital Marketing, Finances, Business Planning and other helpful aspects of business.

We have a large network of resources and are excited to help you. All our services are at no cost.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Forming a Business
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Purchasing or Selling an Existing Business
  • Valuation

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Emotional Well-being Support
  • Leadership/Professional Development

Legal Services

  • Forming/Growing a Business

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development

Marketing and Sales

  • Market Plan Development and Training

Mentoring

  • Formal Mentoring Programs
  • One-on-One Counseling

Networking and Associations

  • Industry Specific
  • Small Business/General
  • Demographically Based
  • Home Based
  • Geographically Based

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Strategic Planning
  • Technical Services

Product Development

  • R&D Support

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Small Business Policy
  • Women’s Business Issues

Starting a Business

  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes

Training

  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
Primary Contact
Dee Dice
Address
256 Pleasant St., enter on Holyoke St.
Northampton, MA 01060
Phone
(413) 586-5855 Ext: 230