The Genesee County Chamber of Commerce has available a micro-enterprise loan
program for small businesses located in Genesee County.  The program is designed to augment private funding sources or provide capital when other funding sources are unaffordable or unavailable. Click here for further information.


The Genesee County Economic Development Center is the driving force in fostering community economic success through growth, expansion and retention of our existing base and to market a community based "business friendly" climate facilitating new business attraction for both start-ups and corporate relocations. Click on the GCEDC logo above to learn more about how they might be able to help you.


GAIN: Growing the Agricultural Industry Now!      

The Genesee County Economic Development Center (GCEDC) in conjunction with Empire State Development has created a new revolving loan program to assist the agricultural industry in the Finger Lakes region.  “Growing the Agriculture Industry Now” (GAIN) Revolving Loan Program is an initiative to capitalize local agricultural businesses that are utilizing new technologies and expanding operations. 
Those interested in learning more about the application process and the program can contact Chris Suozzi, GCEDC V.P. of Business Development, at (585) 343-4866 or For more information about the program, visit


  Genesee Community College is a local provider of training, workshops, and consulting - all at prices you’ll appreciate. They offer a diversity of programs — on-site at your business, or at any of their Genesee Community College locations.


  Upstate New York - Cut Your Energy Costs.
Energy saving incentives for small businesses.  You can cut your business' energy costs by up to 30% with the Small Business Services program from National Grid.
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Various brochures for Training:

Job Forcast with Educational Requirments & Saleries
Careers in Life Sciences
Careers in Food Processing
Cornell University Internship Program for Upstate NY Businesses
Welding & Fabrication