Shasta Cascade SBDCRedding California

Welcome Shasta Cascade SBDC

Shasta Cascade SBDC consultants work with business clients in a confidential, one-on-one relationship. Consultants offer their guidance and expertise to help build better businesses. We also offer special programs for start-up businesses. For more information contact us directly or click HERE for more information.



A brief introduction to entrepreneurship and the creation and development of new business ventures. Includes a high level overview of the critical success factors for entrepreneurs, including business structures, the development of the business plan, and permits and licensing procedures.

Webinars are held monthly -- click on the Calendar link above for more information on the next workshop!  


It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.

What we do


One-on-One Advising

Our Business Advisors are industry experts who provide free, professional business advising in marketing, finance, accessing capital, and more.


Trainings & Workshops

Gain skills and knowledge you need for your business to prosper by attending one of our informative workshops.


Funding Assistance

Need money? Get expert help with business loan applications, investor packages, crowdfunding campaigns, and more.

News & Announcements


We have a new home

The Shasta-Cascade Small Business Development Center has moved!   Our new address is 1305 Sacramento Street, Redding 96001, at the corner of Sacramento and Pine, bringing us closer to most of our... more

Another opportunity coming up for the California Relief Grant

A second opportunity to apply for the California Relief Grant will open on February 2nd.   Late last year, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced $500M in relief grants for California small... more


As concerns continue about coronavirus (COVID-19), we’re here to help you navigate available resources, answer your business questions and be a trusted partner for your business
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Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation.