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Business Advising For Your State Or Local Government

Increase the success of small businesses in your community. PCV’s awardwinning program gives your state or local government a turnkey solution to offer mentoring and advising services to your small business community, or supplement an existing program. Mentoring more than doubles the chances for a small business’ long-term success, and a healthy small business community means more wealth in the community as a whole.

Benefits To Your Business Community

  • A value-add to any government business portal and local resource program
  • A plug-and-play mentoring and skills-based volunteering platform that your small businesses can access from anywhere
  • Small business owners in your community will be paired with the right mentor or advisor for their specific needs from a pool of hundreds of active professionals from major banks, consulting firms, and Fortune 500 companies
  • Customized, branded landing page for your program and targeted marketing campaigns to specific communities, geographies, or zip codes
  • Custom data and reporting on the demographics, growth, hiring, and social impact outcomes of your small business clients on the community at large

How It Works

Pacific Community Ventures provides you with a small business advising and mentoring platform that reduces barriers to offering expert advice and guidance on any issue your business community is facing. Our platform and customer experience are designed to ensure your small business customers are matched with the right person to fit their needs.

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    Fill out a profile.

    Your small business owners take 10 minutes to tell us about themselves and their business needs and challenges.

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    Get matched.

    We’ll propose potential matches, but leave the final decision on advising up to your small business owners.

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    Custom reporting.

    We’ll provide the data you need to measure the success of your economic development and job growth programs.

We’ll Fit A Plan To Your Needs

 Low-Cost Pilot Program

  • Up to 10 businesses
  • Basic enrollment report
  • Aggregate twelve-month results report
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 Targeted Mentoring Program

  • 11 – 100 businesses with unlimited matches
  • Enrollment report(s)
  • Detailed six-month and twelve-month results reports
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 Expanded Mentoring Program

  • Can include hundreds of business and advisors
  • Custom metrics and reporting schedule
  • Annual social impact data and more!
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Support Local Businesses In Your Community

Our small business advising and mentoring program matches small business owners with pro bono expert business advisors who provide tailored, hands-on assistance to help small businesses thrive. Companies working with have increased their annual revenue by 2o% on average, and add jobs at ten times the national rate. also removes location as a barrier, so wherever you are in America, we’ll find the best advisor to help your companies grow.

Volunteer advisors donate 5 hours of their time each month, and in the last few years they’ve empowered hundreds of small businesses to create and maintain tens of thousands of jobs for working people in underserved communities.