The Southeast LA BusinessSource Center provides start-ups and current small business owners free and cost-effective tools to make your business a success! Working one-on-one with a BusinessSource Center team member will help you navigate your business needs and the tools at your disposal to grow and prosper in the City of Los Angeles. Most services are FREE to South LA business owners and entrepreneurs.
Tax Incentives and Credits
Learn how to identify and manage tax incentives and credit opportunities to get the money you may be entitled to
Workshops & Training
The Southeast BusinessSource Center offers over 40 workshops and entrepreneurial training programs throughout the year to help new entrepreneurs gain the skills and knowledge required to launch and grow their businesses. In addition to our staff, we have subject matter expert contractors ready to deliver a variety of services, including accounting, marketing, certification, and capital access. In addition to our staff, we have subject matter expert contractors ready to deliver a variety of services, including accounting, marketing, certification, and capital access.
Southeast LA BusinessSource Center can help you with some common permit assistance needs. Take a look at the links below for additional information
We are here to help you navigate the sometimes-challenging process of registering your business with the City of Los Angeles by assisting with the completion of registration forms and guiding you through the process.
Fictitious Business Name Filings
File, publicize, and verify your fictitious business name
Start-Up Guidance (Self-paced)
Enhance, refresh or learn new solid business skills and principles at your own pace along with the support of our staff as needed
Looking to hire qualified individuals? CRCD’s the Vernon-Central/LATTC WorkSource Center operated by CRCD provides training and job placement support to small and medium sized businesses seeking staffing assistance. Find out more about our Workforce Development through Coalition for Responsible Community Development (CRCD) (coalitionrcd.org) using the buttons listed below for opportunities.
Adult Workforce Development
CRCD Adult Workforce programs connect dislocated workers, veterans, and justice involved with wrap-around training, employment, and financial coaching services.
Youth Workforce Development
CRCD Youth Workforce offers various programs to provide training and employment opportunities to ensure youth and young adults are prepared to enter the community as educated, skilled, and ready to succeed.
Ask about our sponsored training opportunities and how they can help your business!