Do Business Here
Whether you are starting a new business or development, investing in existing projects, or already doing business here, Downtown has many resources to help your efforts take seed, grow and thrive.
- San Bernardino Area Chamber of Commerce
From the largest corporations, to mid-sized businesses, to emerging entrepreneurs, the Chamber creates environments that help members connect with decision makers.
- San Bernardino City Economic Development Agency (SBEDA)
The SBEDA is dedicated to creating jobs for San Bernardino residents, attracting and assisting businesses both independent and through public-private partnerships.
- SBEDA Office of Business Development
Designed with local businesses in mind, this state of the art facility helps San Bernardino businesses thrive in today’s business environment.
- Downtown Business Association
The Downtown Business Association is dedicated to furthering the success of businesses based in Downtown San Bernardino.
Assistance and Training
- Business Incentive Grants
Enhance the curb appeal of your business storefront with funds from the business Incentive Grant Program, which can help complete certain exterior improvements.
- Inland Valley Development Agency (IVDA)
The IVDA is responsible for the heavy industrial, office, commercial and residential redevelopment of approximately 13,000 acres, including Downtown.
- Financial Assistance
Get help connecting with the right loan for land, building, working capital, machinery, equipment or tenant improvements.
- San Bernardino Employment and Training Agency (SBETA)
Looking to hire? SBETA can help with recruitment, partial reimbursement of wages paid, customized training, human resources, technical assistance and more.
- San Bernardino Valley Enterprise Zone
If your business is located within the San Bernardino Valley Enterprise Zone, you may be eligible for State income tax credits and local business incentives. Find out more.
- San Bernardino Business Owner Manual
Created by the San Bernardino Economic Development Agency, find out about the many tools and services that can help your Downtown business prosper.
- Statistics and Demographics
Access the most up-to-date demographics and statistics on San Bernardino, an invaluable tool for navigating your business plans.