Greater Kalamazoo Business Resources (GKBR)
Working together to provide (targeted) support to small businesses in the Greater Kalamazoo area
Alliances among resources assures that support is made available to local small businesses so they become major employers in Greater Kalamazoo
Informal, no non-profit status necessary currently. By meeting regularly we keep all our members/partners current and up-do-date while trying to break through some of the challenges that our small businesses encounter.
Create a process to breakdown obstacles facing small business and start-ups,
Deepen the relationship with key partners
Increase awareness of resources available to assist small and start-up businesses
Minimize the duplication of services