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1 Million Cups - Lincoln

1 Million Cups Lincoln is a weekly event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in our community.

1 Million Cups - Norfolk

Caffeinating Norfolk's Startup Community every Wednesday!! A weekly community event designed to Connect, Educate, Empower and Inspire our local entrepreneurs.

1 Million Cups - Omaha

1MC is a gathering for entrepreneurs. Whether you have a startup idea, retired CEO, or somewhere in between.

3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition - Center for Entrepreneurship - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The 3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition is an annual event where you can showcase your entrepreneurial, communication and presentation skills through a short “quick pitch” proposal for a new business venture.

Agriculture Builders of Nebraska, Inc.

ABN is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the continual improvement and prosperity of Nebraska Agriculture. It is an organization of individual members and not an organization of organizations.

Ainsworth Area Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Albion Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Albion Economic Development Corporation (AEDC)

AEDC actively promotes and supports the economic and housing development of Albion, Nebraska.

Alliance Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Alliance Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

AltCap

AltCap is a nonprofit, impact-focused small business lender. AltCap is a Community Development Financial Institution that provides financing to underserved entrepreneurs to help communities grow.

America's SBDC

America’s SBDC represents America’s nationwide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) – the most comprehensive small business assistance network in the United States and its territories.

American Disabilities Act (ADA) - U.S. Department of Justice

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a civil rights law that was enacted in 1990 in the United States. It prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life, including jobs, schools, transportation, and all public and private places that are open to the general public.

American Job Center - Employer Services - Lancaster & Saunders County

We work with government, industry, and non-profit groups to build our communities, support our businesses, and create job opportunities.

America’s Seed Fund - National Science Foundation

The National Science Foundation's America's Seed Fund program provides over $200 million annually to help approximately 400 U.S. startups transform scientific breakthroughs into marketable products and services. This funding aims to advance impactful innovations during the critical early phases.

Animal Health - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Animal Health protects producers and consumers, as well as the health of livestock in Nebraska, by enforcing rules and regulations governing eradication and control of certain livestock and poultry diseases.

Annual Average Daily Traffic Counts - NebraskaMAP

Use this website to locate annual average daily traffic counts in locations across the state to assist with feasibility studies. Data provided by the Nebraska Department of Transportation.

Annual/Biennial Reporting - Nebraska Secretary of State

Businesses registered in Nebraska are mandated to file periodic reports to maintain active registration status. This includes corporations, benefit corporations, nonprofits, limited liability companies, and partnerships.

Arapahoe Economic Development

Arapahoe’s community and economic development strategy involves the continued support of existing businesses and ongoing efforts to recruit new businesses and industries. The overall anticipated result of both efforts will be to continue to add business activity and jobs to the Arapahoe area.

Arnold Chamber of Commerce

We work for the “good life” in Arnold by promoting businesses, special events, and citizens.

Arnold Economic Development Corporation

The mission of the Arnold Economic Development Corporation (501c3) is to generate economic health and vitality in the Arnold community for the well-being of our citizens through activities directed at employers, employees, and business activities that can be correlated to creating and retaining good jobs, increasing population, and enhancing opportunity and prosperity.

Arrive Coworking Space

Arrive Coworking + Community empowering women in business and in life.

Ashland Area Economic Development Corporation

The mission of the corporation is to advance economic growth in the Ashland, Nebraska area

Ashland Chamber of Commerce

The Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Ashland are dedicated to the expansion of local businesses and supporting economic development and growth in the area.

Ashland Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce

Working together to help promote business in our community.

Atlas of Rural and Small-Town America - Economic Research Service (ERS) - USDA

The Atlas of Rural and Small-Town America is a web tool that provides statistics by broad categories of socioeconomic factors.

Attic - Center for Management of Information Technology (CMIT) - University of Nebraska Omaha

The Attic employs undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in web and mobile software development, to create technology solutions for university and community partners.

Auburn Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Auburn Development Council, Inc.

The Auburn Development Council, Inc. (ADC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose members are private and public
investors. Our mission is to promote and encourage economic growth and development in Auburn/Nemaha County.

Aurora Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Aurora Development Corporation

Aurora Development Corporation is working to improve the economic conditions of Hamilton County, Nebraska by encouraging investments in agriculture, manufacturing, business, housing and community facilities, thus fostering increased employment opportunities.

Aurora Technology Center (ATC)

The Aurora Technology Center (ATC) is a dynamic environment for technology-dependent companies in the start-up and growth phase of development.

Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center (CEC)

A one-of-a-kind place where UNO and community partner nonprofit organizations are housed and work together collaboratively.

Bassett Community Development Agency

Here are multiple projects that are happening in our town. Find ways to support projects you care about!

Beatrice Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism

The Beatrice Area Chamber of Commerce advocates for our members to strengthen our local culture.

Beatrice Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Beaver City Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Beeso Studio

Beeso Studio partners with early-stage tech startups to help them grow and succeed in the long run. We have an experienced leadership team and portfolio of startup partners that new partners can lean on from day one.

Beginning Farmer/Rancher Loan Program - Nebraska Investment Finance Authority (NIFA)

If you’re a farmer or rancher in Nebraska, NIFA has a program to help you start or scale your agribusiness. The NIFA Beginning Farmer/Rancher Loan Program helps eligible farmers and ranchers access agricultural loans at lower interest rates than those available in the conventional farm credit markets.

Bellevue Chamber of Commerce & Community

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Bellevue Nebraska Economic Development

The purpose of the Bellevue Nebraska Economic Development Program is to encourage population growth, new industries, and investment in the community.

Bellevue University

Our learning programs combine mastery of deep, career-relevant knowledge and powerful professional skills, so you are prepared with tools for success.

Beneficial Ownership Information Reporting (BOI) - Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) - U.S. Department of the Treasury

As of January 2024, numerous corporations in America will need to disclose data about their beneficial owners, meaning the people who ultimately possess or have authority over the business. These companies must report the details to the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, also known as FinCEN, which operates as a division of the United States Department of the Treasury.

Best Point Web Design

We're creating websites and creating futures right here in Nebraska! Best Point is a student based web development company that provides branding, websites, technical support, and much more-- all while growing young talent in the state!

Bio Nebraska

Bio Nebraska is a non-profit, membership-based trade association with a diversified membership including entities from all segments of the bio-ecosystem.

Biological Process Development Facility (BPDF) - College of Engineering - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Biological Process Development Facility (BPDF) at the University of Nebraska offers biopharmaceutical process development and biomanufacturing services that transition discoveries into early phase clinical trials.

Biotech Connector

With over 7,700 sq. ft. of well-equipped wet-lab space, we provide incubation and accelerator services to bioscience startups and high-growth biotech and research-based businesses.

Blair Public Library & Technology Center

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Boone County Development Agency, Inc.

Our mission is to help develop Boone County into a flourishing, prosperous, family-friendly, and united county.

BottomliNE - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

BottomliNE is a website that monitors metrics like workforce productivity, growth, diversity and more — measures that show the economic impact of everyday Nebraskans at work, in action, and moving the needle.

Box Butte Development Corporation

Box Butte Development Corporation, known locally as the BBDC, is a 501(c)4 not-for-profit organization formed to lead the economic development efforts in Box Butte County.

Bridgeport Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce

The Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce is a volunteer organization dedicated to the enhancement of regional business opportunities.

Broken Bow Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Buffett Early Childhood Institute - University of Nebraska

The vision of the Buffett Early Childhood Institute is that Nebraska will become the best place in the nation to be a baby.

Bureau of Business Research - College of Business - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Bureau of Business Research is an economic and business research unit within the UNL College of Business which conducts research regarding the businesses environment and entrepreneurial conditions in regional and local economies.

Bureau of Economic Analysis U.S. - Department of Commerce

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) is an agency within the United States Department of Commerce that is responsible for collecting, analyzing, and publishing a wide range of economic data and statistics.

Bureau of Sociological Research - University of Nebraska Lincoln

BOSR specializes in survey methodology, a field with broad real-world impacts in academia, government, marketing, public policy, public health, program evaluation, and nonprofit and for-profit enterprises around the world.

Burt County Economic Development Corporation

Burt County Economic Development Corporation was formed in 2005 as a nonprofit economic development organization.

Business Blueprint Series - Nebraska Enterprise Fund (NEF)

Business Blueprint Series is a 5-week program designed to provide insight to both new and current entrepreneurs.

Business Builder Subaward Grant Program - Heartland Regional Food Business Center

A regionally-managed funding opportunity made available by USDA through its 12 Regional Food Business Centers. This funding program is designed to support the development of farm and food businesses serving local and regional markets.

Business Connect - Central Community College Entrepreneurship Center - Grand Island

A monthly meet-up consisting of local and surrounding community entrepreneurs, that occurs on the third Wednesday of every month.

Business Counseling and Mentorship - Nebraska Enterprise Fund

Nebraska Enterprise Fund offers mentoring at no cost. This mentoring can help you with starting or growing your business.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - North Central Region

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - North Omaha

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - Northeast Region

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - South Central Region

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - South Omaha

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - Southeast Region

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - Southwest Region

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - Western Region

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Lending - Ho Chunk Community Capital

HCCC supports financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and economic development on the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska reservation in northeastern Nebraska. We build build personal and community assets. We honor our tribal traditions as we build for the future.

Business Licensing - State of Nebraska

The State of Nebraska provides a centralized resource for businesses to learn about the various licenses and permits they may need to operate legally in the State of Nebraska. The site covers business licensing requirements at both the state and local levels.

Business Plan: Snap & Boost Program

The Snap and Boost Program is a 6-week program designed to provide insight to both new entrepreneurs as well as those who started businesses without fundamental business knowledge.

Business Planning & Financial Statements Template Gallery - SCORE

SCORE’s library of easy-to-use business templates can help you create plans for starting or growing a business. The templates cover key topics like business strategy, financial planning, sales, marketing, and management.

Business Programs - USDA Rural Development - Kearney

USDA Rural Development Business Programs help to provide capital, equipment, space, job training, and entrepreneurial skills that can help to start and/or grow a business.

Business Programs - USDA Rural Development - Lincoln

USDA Rural Development Business Programs help to provide capital, equipment, space, job training, and entrepreneurial skills that can help to start and/or grow a business, as well as supporting the creation and preservation of quality jobs in rural areas.

Business Programs - USDA Rural Development - Norfolk

USDA Rural Development Business Programs help to provide capital, equipment, space, job training, and entrepreneurial skills that can help to start and/or grow a business, as well as supporting the creation and preservation of quality jobs in rural areas.

Business Programs - USDA Rural Development - Scottsbluff

USDA Rural Development Business Programs help to provide capital, equipment, space, job training, and entrepreneurial skills that can help to start and/or grow a business, as well as supporting the creation and preservation of quality jobs in rural areas.

Business Retention & Expansion Program - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

The Department of Economic Development’s Business Retention and Expansion (BRE) Program allows discussion with existing businesses in Nebraska through personal interviews that provide important information on the local and state business climate. At the State level, data on investments, technology, jobs, markets, and workforce is used to shape economic development policy and program alignment.

Business Retention and Expansion Program - Twin Cities Development Association, Inc. (TCD)

Business Retention and Expansion Program assists with long-term planning, including identifying common issues and trends, strategic planning, and policy articulation. Twin Cities Development (TCD) is the economic development organization for the communities of Gering, Scotts Bluff County, Bayard, and Terrytown in Scotts Bluff County in Western Nebraska.

Business Services (Spanish) - Center for Rural Affairs

Center for Rural Affairs offers services in Spanish to small business owners, farmers, community leaders and more.

Business Services - Heartland Workforce Solutions (HWS) - Douglas, Sarpy, & Washington Counties

When you work with Heartland Workforce Solutions, our consultants evaluate your needs and gather the right information to help us discover how we can best serve your company or organization.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) - Columbus

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) - Fremont

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) - Norfolk

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – American Job Center - Grand Island

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – Beatrice

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – Hastings

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – Lexington

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – Lincoln

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – Nebraska City

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – North Platte

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – Omaha

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – Scottsbluff

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) – Sidney

The Nebraska Department of Labor has a statewide network of business service representatives who are available to area employers as an invaluable workforce development resource.

Business Services Division - Nebraska Secretary of State

The Nebraska Secretary of State has responsibilities over the following areas: elections, business registrations, occupational licensing, state rules and regulations, records management, international relations and youth civics programs.

Business Taxes - State of Nebraska

Here you will find resources for Nebraska business taxes.

Businesses Tax Information - IRS

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) provides tax information and services for businesses.

Butler County Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber is your resource for local business information in the Butler County area. Whether you are considering moving to the area or looking to start a business, we have the tools and information to help you get started. Our Chamber offers a number of avenues to promote your business and an incredible network of individuals committed to the growth and success of our community.

Buy Fresh Buy Local Nebraska - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Buy Fresh Buy Local® Nebraska (BFBLN) is a member-based marketing, promotion, and education program. For the past 17 years, Buy Fresh Buy Local® Nebraska's distinct efforts have been to support our state’s farmers, ranchers and connect consumers to Nebraska-grown food.

BuySide Valuation - Nebraska Business Development Center - Statewide

No-cost business valuation reports for potential small business buyers. Similar to our comprehensive reports, but more concise with basic narratives and supporting information. Appropriate for project exploration, buy-sell agreements, and in-house financing support for acquisition. Free to qualified potential buyers only.

Career Connect - University of Nebraska at Omaha

UNO Career Connect is a new collaborative program pairing UNO with area companies and organizations to guarantee paid internship positions for many UNO students.

Career Services - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Career Services introduces you to students through recruiting options including job listings, resume books, career fairs, networking events, and connections to UNL colleges and academic programs.

Cass County Nebraska Economic Development Council

Cass County Nebraska Economic Development Council (CCNEDC) is a joint venture between the county’s public and private sectors. A nonprofit membership with a mission to attract, retain and grow businesses and jobs for all of Cass County Nebraska.

Catalyst - University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

Offering more than just desks and chairs, Catalyst is a place of innovation - where new ideas take shape. And you'll have everything you need right on campus – including a coffee and fitness center.

Center for Advanced and Emerging Technology (CAET) - Metropolitan Community College - Fort Omaha

Metropolitan Community College is a comprehensive, full-service public community college supported by the taxpayers of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties.

Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies (CALMIT) - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies (CALMIT) is a recognized center-of-excellence for education and research in advanced land management information technologies. Our state-of-the-art instruments allow us to look beyond the surface to learn more about plant productivity and response to stress.

Center for Applied Psychological Services - University of Nebraska at Omaha

CAPS provides high quality research-based, legally defensible, and scientifically sound consulting services to local, public, and private organizations needing help in a variety of areas related to Industrial/Organizational Psychology.

Center for Applied Technology (CAT) - Wayne State College

The Center for Applied Technology (CAT) provides Northeast Nebraska with a facility to support management training for industry, encourages ongoing employee development, fosters small business entrepreneurs interested in manufacturing, and engages in applied research with industry.

Center for Economic Education - Chadron State College

The Nebraska Council on Economic Education supports five Centers for Economic Education throughout the state. These centers work closely with and partner with educators in their regions to provide world-class economic and financial literacy education programs to K-12 students here in Nebraska.

Center for Economic Education - University of Nebraska at Omaha

The UNO Center for Economic Education improves the economic and financial literacy of current and future Nebraska and Western Iowa citizens by providing educational and training programs and materials for teachers of K-12 classes.

Center for Economic Education - University of Nebraska Kearney

We believe that students should develop economic ways of thinking and problem solving that they can use in their lives as consumers, savers, investors, members of the workforce, responsible citizens, and effective participants in a global economy.

Center for Economic Education - Wayne State College

The Nebraska Council on Economic Education supports five Centers for Economic Education throughout the state. These centers work closely with and partner with educators in their regions to provide world-class economic and financial literacy education programs to K-12 students here in Nebraska.

Center for Entrepreneurship - College of Business - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Center for Entrepreneurship provides advice, mentorship, coaching and consulting services at no cost to people with ideas to those with businesses – big or small.

Center for Entrepreneurship and Rural Development - University of Nebraska Kearney

The Center for Entrepreneurship and Rural Development is an outreach center at the University of Nebraska at Kearney focusing on improving the economic landscape of central Nebraska through engaging relationships with students, area entrepreneurs and partner organizations and stakeholders.

Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Franchising (CIEF) - University of Nebraska Omaha

The UNO Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Franchising serves as a bridge between the entrepreneurs of tomorrow and the diverse entrepreneurial community in the Omaha, Nebraska area.

Center for Professional Sales - College of Business Administration - University of Nebraska Omaha

The goal of the program is to introduce students to professional selling and help them develop basic sales skills. Sales roles reign as the #1 career entry point for most CBA students—meaning we all will need selling skills regardless of our title.

Center for Rural Affairs

We are unapologetically rural. We stand up for the small family farmer and rancher, new business owner, and rural communities. For more than 45 years, we've been a leading force engaging people to build a better rural future. We live this work. Welcome to our rural revolution.

Center Sphere - Lincoln

Providing a network of local support for businesses through trusted, proven and profitable relationship building. Our vision is to be a catalyst for growth for individuals, businesses and non-profits within their communities.

Center Sphere - Omaha

Providing a network of local support for businesses through trusted, proven and profitable relationship building. Our vision is to be a catalyst for growth for individuals, businesses and non-profits within their communities.

Center Sphere - York

Providing a network of local support for businesses through trusted, proven and profitable relationship building. Our vision is to be a catalyst for growth for individuals, businesses and non-profits within their communities.

Central City Area Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Central City Economic Development

Central City has demonstrated exceptional capacity to combine resources to address needs and implement community goals; and maintains that capacity through the combination of organizations, community pride, and cooperative spirit. We invite you to become a part of something great!

Central City Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Central Nebraska Economic Development District (CNEDD)

CNEDD provides business, community, and economic development services to the following counties in Central Nebraska: Blaine, Boyd, Brown, Cherry, Custer, Garfield, Greeley, Holt, Keya Paha, Loup, Rock, Sherman, Valley and Wheeler.

Central Nebraska Housing and Economic Developers, Inc.

CNHED provides housing services for the following counties in Central Nebraska: Blaine, Boyd, Brown, Cherry, Custer, Garfield, Greeley, Holt, Keya Paha, Loup, Rock, Sherman, Valley and Wheeler.

Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health - UNMC

Our mission is to work with the agricultural community in the Central States and beyond, conducting research, intervention, education, and outreach activities, which aim to discover the mechanisms of injury and illness, and to develop, implement, and evaluate prevention strategies that measurably improve the health and safety of members of the agricultural community.

Chadron Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Chadron Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Chappell Community Development

The Vision of Chappell Community Development is to enhance the area, broaden and expand business growth and to improve the quality of life through collaborative efforts.

Checklist for W-2/W-3 Online Filing - Social Security Administration

Employers must send Copy A of Forms W-2 to Social Security to report the wages and taxes of their employees for the previous calendar year. Form W-2 must be given to each employee. Forms W-2 are sent to Social Security along with a Form W-3

Cheyenne County Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Child Care And Development Fund Grant Opportunities - DHHS

Our goal is to increase access to quality child care through the State of Nebraska.

Child Care Licensing - Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

In Nebraska, anyone who provides child care to four or more children from different families must be licensed as a child care provider. There are five license types: Family Child Care Home I, Family Child Care Home II, Child Care Center, Preschool, and School-Age-Only Center.

Choose Healthy Here - Nebraska Extension - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Choose Healthy Here retailer support program - Nebraska Extension partners with community members and local businesses to help increase access to fresh, affordable, nutritious foods while building community demand and providing nutrition education.

City of Ainsworth Economic Development

The City of Ainsworth provides financing for startup and existing for profit businesses that cannot obtain sufficient conventional financing for the proposed project, or to attract new business to the community region. Also, the City of Ainsworth has LB 840 Funds that are a portion of City Sales Tax used towards economic development in order to create jobs and generate employment opportunities.

City of Atkinson Economic Development

Atkinson's community and economic development strategy involves building on our strengths to promote our existing industries and the retention of the jobs which support that business. The Atkinson Economic Development LB840 Program offers two options to assist current and new businesses - property improvement grants and low interest business loans.

City of Cambridge Economic Development Economic Development

The Cambridge Economic Development Board is dedicated to helping businesses in the city succeed and grow. Toward that end, the Board offers several opportunities, including new-business incentives, educational opportunities, matching grants for improvements to business facades, and revolving loans to help new or existing local business owners with anything from operating costs to expansion, relocating in the city, or remodeling.

City of Crete Economic Development

The City of Crete recognizes the need for business and government to work together for economic development and works to further this concept through the Economic Development Committee and the Economic Development Office.

City of Crofton Economic Development

Economic Development in the City of Crofton is a key ingredient leading to the success of our city today. Helping local business and outside companies looking to relocate to the City of Crofton through various incentive plans, tax abatements, and resources, with the overall goal of enhancing the City of Crofton through the promotion of economic growth.

City of Fairbury Economic & Community Development

The Community Development Department is responsible for administering a variety of programs geared toward the development and revitalization of the City of Fairbury. The Department is also tasked with guiding orderly growth for the community by enforcing compliance with applicable regulations to meet the quality of life, health, and safety needs of the community.

City of Gering Economic Development

In 2003, the voters of the City of Gering approved an Economic Development Plan pursuant to the Nebraska Local Option Municipal Economic Development Act. The intent of the Plan is to create jobs and enhance investment in the Gering area through direct and indirect assistance.

City of Henderson Economic Development

The City of Henderson along with members of the industrial, business, Chamber and residential Community are dedicated to the growth and development of Henderson and the surrounding area. We work closely with the York County Development Corporation to position our community and county for growth.

City of Imperial Economic Development

Imperial is a progressive community home to genuine, hard working people committed to the community’s future and eager to welcome new businesses and industries into the community.

City of Kimball Economic Development

The general intent and goal of the Kimball Economic Development Program is to establish a sustainable and diversified economy for the citizens of Kimball, Nebraska.

City of Lexington Economic Development

The City of Lexington is committed to work with businesses to produce long-lasting relationships with long-lasting benefits.

City of Lincoln - Purchasing - Ebid System

The Purchasing Division is responsible for administering purchasing policies, programs, and procedures for the acquisition of materials, equipment, supplies, services, and construction projects for City/County government.

City of Omaha - Human Rights and Relations Department - Small and Emerging Business (SEB) Program

The purpose of the Small and Emerging Business (SEB) Program is to stimulate the growth of small and emerging businesses in Omaha with special attention to stimulating economic growth in areas having high levels of poverty.

City of Scottsbluff Economic Development

The Economic Development Department is committed to helping you do business in Scottsbluff. Whether you need help with site selection, securing funding or managing your project, we're here for you.

City of Sidney & Cheyenne County Economic Development

The City of Sidney is dedicated to creating a strong economic foundation for the community.

City of Superior - Economic Development

Superior is a community of approximately 2,000 people but the hub for a radius of 30 miles. Ideally located on the intersection of Nebraska Highway 14 and 8, it is only 22 miles west of U.S. Highway 81 and 60 miles south of Nebraska's Interstate 80.

City of Tilden Economic Development

Tilden Economic Development provides business support programs through LB840 programs.

Closing Your Business in Nebraska - Nebraska Department of Revenue

Guidance is provided to current business owners seeking to close a business in Nebraska.

Code Black

Code Black is a training and mentoring organization preparing the global majority for technology.

College of Continuing & Professional Education (CPE) - Bellevue University

Whether you are seeking continuing education for your own career or your workforce, Bellevue University can fill the need with training and professional education services.

Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce

The mission of the Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce is to enhance the economic well-being and quality of life in the Columbus Area.

Columbus Area Future Fund

Supporting the current and emerging needs of Columbus, Nebraska, and the surrounding area. An affiliated fund of the Nebraska Community Foundation.

Columbus Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Communities for Kids (C4K) - Nebraska Children and Families Foundation

The Communities for Kids (C4K) initiative was created in response to community requests for assistance with shortages of high-quality early care and education programs — shortages that both impact children’s optimal development and pose a challenge for communities hoping to attract and retain the viable workforce they need to thrive.

Community Development Resources

It is the mission of Community Development Resources to create economic opportunity and strong communities by providing capital and technical assistance to develop and fortify small businesses.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - East Central Region

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - Eastern Region

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - Northern Region

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - Southeast Region

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - Southern Panhandle

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - Southern Region

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - Southwest Region

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - Statewide

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - West Central Region

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Engagement Partnership Initiative (CEPI) - University of Nebraska Omaha

The University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) Community Engagement Partnership Initiative (CEPI) is a UNO student-developed tool that collects and showcases meaningful partnerships through individual projects.

Comprehensive Business Valuation - Nebraska Business Development Center - Statewide

Affordable comprehensive business valuation reports for lenders and sellers, certified and SBA-approved. These are robust reports with detailed company, financial, market, industry, GIS and valuation information. NBDC has provided professional valuation services throughout Nebraska since 2006.

Construction Contractors Tax Information - Nebraska Department of Revenue

For the Department of Revenue, a contractor may choose how they want to pay sales and use tax on the building materials they annex into real property. There are three options available to the contractor for the taxation of building materials. Information guides explaining each of these options are available on the main Construction Contractor page.

Contractor Registration - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL)

The Department of Labor and the Department of Revenue share a combined Contractor Registration Database (Database) which serves unique purposes of each of these agencies. The Nebraska Contractor Registration Act requires contractors and subcontractors doing business in Nebraska to register in this Database.

Corporate & Business Search - Nebraska Secretary of State

A free search of the Corporate and Business database for information on all entities, trade names, trademarks, and service marks. From here you can order Certificates of Good Standing and copies of filed documents.

Corporate Document Delivery - Nebraska Secretary of State

This service enables users to electronically submit documents for filing with the Secretary of State's office. Users are required to upload the document(s) they wish to file and enter relevant information about the filing.

Corporate Learning Solutions – Bellevue University

We help companies and organizations build their leadership pipelines and develop innovative talent strategies with powerful metrics to back it up.

Cottage Food Law - Nebraska Regional Food Systems Initiative - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR)

In 2019, Nebraska passed a bill (LB 304) allowing individuals to sell homemade foods already authorized for sale at farmers’ markets directly to consumers at the producer’s home, fairs, festivals, other public events or online for pick-up or delivery—all within the state of Nebraska.

Cozad Area Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Cozad Development Corporation

Cozad Development Corporation offers an array of services to startups or businesses wishing to expand.

Creative Production Lab (CPL) - University of Nebraska at Omaha

The Creative Production Lab is an open-access library service where patrons can receive one-on-one help to explore their creative interests and learn how to use cutting-edge hardware and software.

Credit Building Program - Nebraska Enterprise Fund (NEF)

This program is designed to assist clients in building credit as an asset. Learn how to change the status of your credit score by certified credit counseling at no charge.

Cuming County Economic Development

Cuming County Economic Development is a county-wide economic development organization that works to create opportunities for businesses to start, grow, or move to Cuming County, Nebraska.

Custer Economic Development Corporation (CEDC)

CEDC provides leadership to facilitate the retention, expansion, formation, attraction and revitalization of business in Custer County.

Customized Job Training - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

We want to ensure Nebraska’s workforce is prepared to meet the challenges of tomorrow. The Customized Job Training (CJT) grant program provides assistance for employee training to businesses that create or retain quality jobs in Nebraska.

Dairy Regulations, Permits, & Forms - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

The Dairy Division conducts on-site inspections of dairy farms, milk haulers, manufacturing plants, and fluid milk bottling plants. This completes a comprehensive inspection program that goes from the farm to the consumer. Both the Grade A program and the manufacturing program are carried on primarily to assure the safe and wholesome supply of dairy products for the consumer.

Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute - University of Nebraska

The Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute at the University of Nebraska was founded in 2010 by the Robert B. Daugherty Foundation to address the global challenge of achieving food security with less stress on water resources through improved water management in agricultural and food systems.

Dawson Area Development

Dawson County is a great place to start, expand or relocate your business to. From our skilled workforce to our diverse list of industries in the area, any business can find a home here.

Design Studio - Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Design Studio serves as a connection point between academia and industry, creating a unique opportunity for our partners to engage some of the brightest minds on campus and leverage the value of a Big 10 research institution. Each year Design Studio engages industry partners who provide complex problems for which our student teams develop software solutions using industry best practices in software engineering and business development.

Developing Youth Talent Initiative - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

The Developing Youth Talent Initiative (DYTI) creates collaboration between Nebraska businesses and public schools. The DYTI exposes students to careers in Manufacturing and Information Technology (IT) to support a youth talent pipeline for these industries in the state.

Development Financing - Nebraska Investment Finance Authority (NIFA)

Develop Nebraska with NIFA! Promoting the development of affordable rental housing for low to moderate-income Nebraskans.

Disaster Education - Nebraska Extension

Nebraska Extension is committed to helping Nebraskans prepare for and recover from disasters.

Disaster Resource Center - U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

The Disaster Resource Center provides information on how to prepare, recover and build long-term resilience during disasters and emergencies.

Division of Biomechanics and Research Development - University of Nebraska Omaha

Housed within the Center is the Machining and Prototyping Research Core. The Machining and Prototyping Research Core involves the use of three major facilities within the University of Nebraska at Omaha Biomechanics Research Building: The Machine Shop, Electronics Workshop, and the 3D Printing Laboratory.

Do Space

Do Space is a technology library open to everyone in Omaha. We provide free access to the latest software, devices, and ultra-fast internet. Our programs and events will provide the support you need to help make you future-ready.

Downtown Lincoln Association

Founded in 1967, the Downtown Lincoln Association was originally established as a merchants’ association by downtown retailers who recognized the need for an organization to serve downtown’s unique needs.

Dundee Venture Capital

Dundee Venture Capital was established to fund entrepreneurs building tech startups in cities like Omaha. With 45 investments and $50M across two funds, the focus is on partnering early with talented tech entrepreneurs in underserved capital markets and working closely with them to build a better future.

Dundy County Chamber of Commerce and Development

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

e2 Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

Formerly known as the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship, e2 Entrepreneurial Ecosystems helps communities and regions connect, learn, and share best practices for building sustainable entrepreneurial ecosystems across North America.

Early Childhood Training Center - Nebraska Department of Education

The Early Childhood Training Center, part of the Nebraska Department of Education’s Office of Early Childhood, provides the state leadership for the Early Learning Connection, Nebraska’s early childhood professional development system.

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Central

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - High Plains

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Northern

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Omaha

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Panhandle

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Platte Valley

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Early Learning Connection (ELC) - Nebraska Department of Education - Southeast

Nebraska’s Early Learning Connection (ELC) is an integrated system of early childhood professional development. The ELC consists of a statewide hub at the Early Childhood Training Center and seven regional Early Learning Connection partnerships, along with other state and regional partners.

Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR)- University of Nebraska Lincoln

ENREC was created in 2016 to meet the diverse needs of Nebraska's rural sector and its growing urban population through the integration of research efforts and valuable programming of Nebraska Extension. ENREC includes the Northeast and Southeast Extension Districts. A third district, the Metro Extension District, was developed to more fully meet the needs of our highly populated urban counties.

ECHO Collective - The Refinery

ECHO Collective empowers communities through her opportunities. Our flagship program, The Refinery, provides refugee and immigrant women the opportunity to achieve independence and social capital through business education and mentorships.

Economic Development - Business Retention and Expansion - Omaha Public Power District (OPPD)- Jason Esser

The OPPD Economic Development team assists businesses in a number of developmental areas. We can provide information on taxes, transportation, incentives, energy costs and a host of other factors.

Economic Development - Dawson Public Power District

Dawson PPD is committed to improving its communities and bringing new jobs and opportunities to the District’s service area. To accomplish this, Dawson PPD partners with some of the top organizations to provide services that help communities and businesses thrive.

Economic Development - Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) - Lincoln

Our economic development team prepares and strengthens communities while focusing on business retention, expansion and attraction activities.

Economic Development - Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) - Norfolk

Our economic development team prepares and strengthens communities while focusing on business retention, expansion and attraction activities.

Economic Development - Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) - Ogallala

Our economic development team prepares and strengthens communities while focusing on business retention, expansion and attraction activities.

Economic Development - Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) - O’Neill

Our economic development team prepares and strengthens communities while focusing on business retention, expansion and attraction activities.

Economic Development - Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) - Brook Aken

Our collaborative, innovative economic development team works with and for organizations to find the ideal combination of location, rates, and resources.

Economic Development - Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) - Devin Meisinger

Our collaborative, innovative economic development team works with and for organizations to find the ideal combination of location, rates, and resources.

Economic Development - Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) - James Caraway II

Our collaborative, innovative economic development team works with and for organizations to find the ideal combination of location, rates, and resources.

Economic Development Council of Buffalo County

Since its inception nearly four decades ago, the Development Council remains committed to the economic growth of Kearney and Buffalo County. Our staff is ready to answer the call, setting the steady pace of economic growth that our businesses and residents have enjoyed for decades.

eKitchen – Food Entrepreneur Incubator - Twin Cities Development Association, Inc. (TCD)

The TCD kitchen is a food entrepreneur incubator. Created to nurture start-up food companies, the kitchen offers a quality commercial-grade space for food preparation, packaging, and marketing without the costs of a commercial location that may be a barrier for start-up companies. Twin Cities Development (TCD) is the economic development organization for the communities of Gering, Scotts Bluff County, Bayard, and Terrytown in Scotts Bluff County in Western Nebraska.

El Centro de las Américas

n the last 35 years, El Centro de las Américas has provided services in the areas of education, family support, youth empowerment, health, and general client support.

Elevator

We accelerate the growth and development of e-commerce entrepreneurs with an engaging and collaborative community-oriented co-warehousing space.

Employer Identification Number (EIN) - Online Application - Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

An EIN, or Employer Identification Number, is a unique nine-digit number assigned by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to businesses operating in the United States. It is used for tax filing and reporting purposes, allowing the IRS to identify and track a business entity accurately.

Employment Taxes - Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

The IRS webpage on employment taxes for small businesses explains the different types of employment taxes that must be reported.

Energizing Entrepreneurial Ecosystems (e3) - Sidney/Cheyenne County

Energizing Entrepreneurial Ecosystems (E3) is strengthening six Greater Nebraska hometowns through extensive training, education and peer learning opportunities.

Engler Entrepreneurship Program - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Engler exists to embolden our people on the courageous pursuit of their purpose, through the art and practice of entrepreneurship.

Entrepeneurs' Organization Nebraska Chapter

Entrepeneurs Organization (EO) is a community of entrepreneurs—leaders, founders, builders and changemakers—who are dedicated to moving the world forward by helping each other unlock their full potential.

Entrepreneur & Community Coaching Network - Center for Rural Affairs

We are unapologetically rural. We stand up for the small family farmer and rancher, new business owner, and rural communities. For more than 45 years, we've been a leading force engaging people to build a better rural future. We live this work. Welcome to our rural revolution.

Entrepreneur and Business Startup Program - TCD eCenter - Twin Cities Development Association, Inc. (TCD)

The Twin Cities Development (TCD) eCenter assists existing and startup companies and entrepreneurs by providing resources and assistance in accessing various services. Twin Cities Development (TCD) is the economic development organization for the communities of Gering, Scotts Bluff County, Bayard, and Terrytown in Scotts Bluff County in Western Nebraska.

Entrepreneur Journey - No More Empty Pots

The Entrepreneur Journey is a community-funded program to ensure that small business owners and aspiring business owners have access to the Ecosystem of Resources they need to reach their goals.

Entrepreneur Specialist Career Certificate - Metropolitan Community College

Metropolitan Community College is a comprehensive, full-service public community college supported by the taxpayers of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties.

Entrepreneur's Education Collaborative (EEC)

The Entrepreneur’s Education Collaborative (EEC) creates, promotes, and encourages educational opportunities for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs in Omaha and the surrounding Nebraska region.

Entrepreneurial Communities Activation Process (ECAP) - Nebraska Extension

Strengthening quality of life and creating a better place to live, work and play is the long term goal of ECAP. Through discovery and a series of conversations, community members will identify strategies to develop and enhance their future. The process encourages entrepreneurial thinking.

Entrepreneurship - Doane University

At Doane University, students have the opportunity to enroll in entrepreneurship classes to obtain a minor or certificate in Entrepreneurship. We also offer experiential programming to encourage business startups.

Entrepreneurship Center - Central Community College - Columbus

The Entrepreneurship Center is an integral part of the CCC Foundation and CCC. It is under the general direction of a board of directors and staffed by part-time directors. The Entrepreneurship Center partners with several local, state and federal development groups and organizations in providing services.

Entrepreneurship Center - Central Community College - Grand Island

The Entrepreneurship Center is an integral part of the CCC Foundation and CCC. It is under the general direction of a board of directors and staffed by part-time directors. The Entrepreneurship Center partners with several local, state and federal development groups and organizations in providing services.

Entrepreneurship Center - Central Community College - Hastings

The Entrepreneurship Center is an integral part of the CCC Foundation and CCC. It is under the general direction of a board of directors and staffed by part-time directors. The Entrepreneurship Center partners with several local, state and federal development groups and organizations in providing services.

Entrepreneurship Center - Southeast Community College - Lincoln

Southeast is a vibrant two-year public institution of higher education serving a primary area of 15 counties in southeast Nebraska: York, Fillmore, Thayer, Seward, Saline, Jefferson, Saunders, Lancaster, Gage, Cass, Johnson, Otoe, Pawnee, Nemaha and Richardson.

Entrepreneurship Courses - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Whether you are a first-year student or a business professional, you can benefit from entrepreneurship courses offered at every level. Experience theory and practice in and out of the classroom with respected faculty and successful business owners.

Entrepreneurship Education Microgrant Program - NETForce

Microgrant funds are available to organizations helping to build Nebraska’s entrepreneurial ecosystem through assistance and education to youth and/or adult entrepreneurs.

Entrepreneurship Investigation (ESI) - Nebraska Extension Entrepreneurship and Education - Statewide

EntrepreneurShip Investigation (ESI) is an exciting, interactive, and comprehensive curriculum project designed for youth, ages 10-19. ESI uses a variety of tools to help participants develop their entrepreneurial skills and find their business niche. Through exciting activities, case studies and current technology, participants are transformed into budding entrepreneurs!

Executive and Professional Development Online Programs - University of Nebraska at Omaha

UNO's Executive and Professional Development program collaborates with ed2go, Cengage and MindEdge to provide an extensive range of online courses and programs tailored to meet the demands of the current job market. These courses offer the opportunity to acquire the skills you need or enrich your existing skillset. With flexible scheduling options, you can engage in professional development at your convenience.

Exit and Succession Planning - Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC)

Business exit or transition planning for business owners who want to begin executing an exit from their business. NBDC’s program doesn’t replace owner advisors. We make everything the owner and their advisors do more valuable.

Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM)

The Export-Import Bank of the U.S. (EXIM) is the official export credit agency of the U.S supporting American created to support U.S. jobs through exports.

Fairbury Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Fairbury Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Falls City Area Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Falls City Economic Development and Growth Enterprise, Inc. (EDGE)

Falls City EDGE is a 501(C)6 nonprofit/private corporation that encourages economic development and growth to improve the business conditions of the greater Falls City, Nebraska area.

Farm and Ranch Project - Legal Aid of Nebraska

Legal Aid of Nebraska’s Farm and Ranch Project offers free services to individuals and families throughout rural Nebraska, with a particular (though not exclusive) emphasis on agriculture.

Farm Loan Assistance Tool - Farm Service Agency - USDA

Check your eligibility for FSA loans, discover the various FSA loan products, learn about documentation
requirements, and follow easy to understand instructions when completing the loan application forms.

Farm Loan Programs - Farm Service Agency - USDA

The Farm Service Agency offers loans to help farmers and ranchers get the financing they need to start, expand or maintain a family farm.

Farm Service Agency - USDA

Farm Service Agency is equitably serving all farmers, ranchers, and agricultural partners through the delivery of effective, efficient agricultural programs for all Americans.

Farm/Ranch Succession and Transfer Education - Nebraska Extension

Help farms, ranches, businesses, and entrepreneurs improve skills for good family communications/relations, and emphasizing the importance of having a succession/transition plan.

Farmers.gov Tools - USDA

Farmers.gov local dashboards provide farming data and USDA resources for your state and county.

Federal Fidelity Bond Program - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL)

The Federal Fidelity Bonding Program is a unique hiring tool that provides employers insurance coverage for former offenders during the first six months of employment or job promotion.

FICA Tax - Social Security Administration

FICA stands for the Federal Insurance Contributions Act. It refers to payroll taxes withheld from employees' paychecks to fund the Social Security and Medicare programs.

Fillmore County Development Corporation

Fillmore County Development Corporation (FCDC) is a nonprofit corporation that fosters economic development within the county and local communities.

First Five Nebraska - Business & Economic Leaders

First Five Nebraska is a team of public policy, data analysis and communications professionals focused on advancing high-quality early care and learning opportunities for Nebraska’s youngest children.

Food Establishment Inspection & Permit - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Interested in becoming a licensed food establishment? No person shall operate a food establishment without a valid permit which sets forth the types of operation occurring within the establishment. Food establishments must be in compliance with the Nebraska Food Code. Food processing plants must comply with the Current Good Manufacturing Practice in Manufacturing, Packing, or Holding Human Food found in 21 C.F.R. part 110

Food Innovation Center - Nebraska Innovation Campus

The NIC Food Innovation Center is a 178,000 square-foot complex serving private/public partnerships. The center provides world-class facilities for the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Food Science and Technology Department and private companies in leased space. It features wet/dry lab research space, food grade/non-food grade pilot plant space, a state-of-the-art distance education classroom and office space.

Food Inspector Lookup Tool - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Find the Food Inspector assigned to your area

Food Processing Center - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Food Processing Center is a multi-disciplinary resource for the food industry, providing a combination of consulting, educational, technical, and business development services. The Center provides a wide range of customizable services, all delivered in a confidential, price-competitive, and timely manner.

Foreign Labor Certification - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL)

Prior to bringing foreign workers into the US, employers must file a labor certification application with the National Processing Center (NPC) in Chicago (temporary) or Atlanta (for permanent workers).

Form SS-4 – Application for Employer Identification Number (EIN) - Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requires various entities to obtain an Employer Identification Number (EIN) for tax filing and reporting purposes. An EIN is a unique nine-digit number assigned by the IRS

Forms and Fee Information - Nebraska Secretary of State

Access a list of Secretary of State business entity filing types with any available forms and filing fees.

FranNet of The Heartland

As franchise broker consultants, we provide Nebraskans education about the franchise world, assistance determining if franchise ownership is the right fit, and identify franchise businesses that offer the best opportunity for success.

Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

FSA Online Data Resources - Farm Services Agency - USDA

Use the search feature for FSA data resources by category or program.

Fullerton Area Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Fullerton Area Economic Development Corporation (FAEDC)

Please feel free to contact John Sullivan, Kurt Pickrel, Dan Cornwell or Allen Chlopek for questions concerning various Economic Development programs.

FUSE Coworking

FUSE Coworking is a space for the Lincoln community to connect and create new ideas through collaboration, fostering continued growth and sustainability in our entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Gage Area Growth Enterprise (NGage)

Gage Area Growth Enterprise (NGage) is located in Gage County, Nebraska in the city of Beatrice. NGage is a county-wide economic development group.

Gateway Development Corporation

Founded in 1989, Gateway Development Corporation was organized to help Washington County, Nebraska grow through recruitment and business development of commercial and industrial enterprises in the Greater Omaha Metro.

Global Market Finder - United States Census Bureau - Denver Regional Office

The Global Market Finder (GMF) is an interactive data visualization tool designed to help businesses learn more about products exported from the United States and their foreign destinations.

Gothenburg Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce serving the city of Gothenburg and surrounding area.

Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation

The Grand Island Area Economic Development Corporation (GIAEDC) focuses on new business attraction and local business expansion and efficiency, regardless of size or scope. The GIAEDC concentrates on wealth-producing business opportunities and has the ability to offer LB840 job incentive funds.

Grand Island Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Grand Island Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Great Plains ADA Center

The Great Plains ADA Center provides information, guidance and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act and related laws to our service region (Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska).

Greater Fremont Development Council

Fremont, Nebraska is a prosperous, strong and proud community with a fortunate proximity to Omaha, surrounded by the convergence of abundant natural resources, an enterprising spirit and Nebraska values, so you and your business can easily connect to what matters to you. The Greater Fremont Development Council is dedicated to economic development and economic growth throughout our local area.

Greater Omaha Chamber

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Greater Omaha WorkLab

Greater Omaha WorkLab (GrOW) is the newest operating member in the Worklab Innovations national nonprofit network that brings together businesses and community resources to enact new ideas and spread solutions.

Gretna Area Chamber of Commerce

We are your business partner in the Gretna School District. Our mission is to CHAMPION business growth by promoting and supporting our members and community as a whole. If you are located in 68028 or 68136, let us help you "Grow with Gretna!"

Grit Road Partners

AgTech Fund for the Midwest, by the Midwest

GROBigRed Virtual Learning - Nebraska Extension - University of Nebraska Lincoln

These free webinar series - delivered via Zoom - are a great opportunity to join experts from Nebraska Extension to learn and ask questions!

Grow Grand Island

Grow Grand Island is a collaborative and comprehensive approach to growth and progress for the area.

GROW Nebraska Foundation

We are a nonprofit educational organization, providing marketing and training to individuals and small business owners across Nebraska.

GROW Nebraska Women’s Business Center

The GNWBC exists to provide training, technical support and mentoring for women looking to go into business in the Greater Omaha Metro Area. The GNWBC service area includes Dodge County, Douglas County, Sarpy County, Saunders County, Washington County, and Lancaster County.

Grow Sarpy

To grow and diversify Sarpy County through recruitment, expansion and development of industrial and service enterprises – creating new employment opportunities, capital investment and a broader tax base.

Hartington Economic Development Corporation

The mission of the Hartington Economic Development Corporation is to provide proactive leadership and vision for the City of Hartington that results in perpetuating short and long term sustainable economic growth through job and business growth, a competitive wage scale, suitable housing, a stable population, and fosters and preserves a high quality of life for all citizens.

Hastings Economic Development Corporation

The Hastings Economic Development Corporation was organized in 1973 to stimulate growth in all phases of economic development: local industry, new industry, agri-business and retail.

Hastings Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Health Center Association of Nebraska (HCAN) - Statewide

The Health Center Association of Nebraska (HCAN) is Nebraska’s nonprofit, Primary Care Association, representing the state’s Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) also known as community health centers. HCAN is committed to expanding and enhancing access to quality, community-responsive care for Nebraska’s health centers. HCAN leads training and technical assistance for Nebraska’s community health centers while providing advocacy and education for the patients within their communities.

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Heartland Independent Business Association

Advancing a more entrepreneurial, competitive, and economically vibrant Nebraska through sound policy, advocacy, partnership, and business support.

Heartland Regional Food Business Center

The Heartland Regional Food Business Center helps farm and food enterprises develop local and regional food businesses and markets. Partners provide assistance from startup through growth, and also support supply chain connections.

Henderson Chamber of Commerce

The Henderson Chamber of Commerce is a community and area-wide Chamber with members from several of the surrounding communities. The Henderson Chamber is a member of the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Highlander Accelerator

The Accelerator is a community building + space aimed to transform all who enter. An impressive number of organizations are housed within the building and work to connect the community through education, engagement and enrichment.

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Nebraska

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Ho-Chunk Community Development Corporation (HCCDC)

Ho-Chunk Community Development Corporation (HCCDC) is a community development organization in Winnebago, Nebraska. Affordable housing, community infrastructure, financial literacy, education, and project coordination.

HoChunk Community Capital, Inc.

Native CDFI [Community Development Financial Institution] serving the Winnebago reservation and adjacent counties with business lending and technical assistance to drive economic development.

Holdrege Area Chamber of Commerce

The Holdrege Area Chamber of Commerce is the collective voice of area organizations and businesses striving to help empower people, embrace opportunities, and inspire unity in the community to continue attracting next-generation leaders.

Holdrege Development Corporation

Holdrege Development Corporation (HDC) is a non-profit group of local investors, businesspeople, and concerned citizens dedicated to acquiring or constructing housing, rental housing, commercial buildings and related facilities.

Holt County Economic Development

Holt County Economic Development offers existing and start-up businesses technical assistance, education, local grant and loan assistance, business planning, location assistance, and much more to help them thrive in Holt County.

Hormel Entrepreneurship Competition - McCook Community College, a Division of Mid-Plains Community College

If you have a business idea or a plan to expand your current business, we encourage you to apply for the Hormel Business Plan Competition. One of the best ways to keep southwest Nebraska economically sustainable is to help support and develop the people and businesses we already have. Thanks to a generous donation from the Hormel family and many area sponsors, we hope to help turn YOUR dream into a reality and create a better future for you and southwest Nebraska.

How to Start a Farm: Beginning Farmers and Ranchers - USDA

New to farming? Want to learn how to start a farm? USDA can help and offers additional assistance to beginning farmers and ranchers.

Hruska Memorial Library - David City

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Husker Venture Fund

A distinguished, hands-on investment experience for students to foster relationships in the startup community, engage with Nebraska and Midwest entrepreneurial opportunities, and fund home-grown innovative ideas and solutions.

iEXCEL - University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

The Interprofessional Experiential Center for Enduring Learning (iEXCEL) program is based on a transformative model for healthcare education, training and research using experiential learning through a wide range of simulation and visualization technologies.

ImagiNE Nebraska - Department of Economic Development

ImagiNE Nebraska is our redesigned incentives portfolio created with small and large businesses in mind. Whether you are expanding your business or relocating to Nebraska, let us help you ImagiNE the possibilities.

Imperial Chamber of Commerce

A chamber of commerce is an organization of business owners and entrepreneurs who promote the interests of their home town local business community. We provide valuable resources, discounts and relationships to make your business a success. Join our team and enter our local community.

Incumbent Worker Program - Heartland Workforce Solutions

Incumbent worker training under WIOA provides both workers and employers with the opportunity to build and maintain a quality workforce and increase both participants’ and companies’ competitiveness.

Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska (ICON)

Our mission is to represent independent cattle producers, standing together without the influence of other industry sectors while securing a viable livelihood for present and future generations.

Industrial Agricultural Products Center - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR)- University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Center's mission is to improve the agricultural economy by developing new uses for biological materials: agricultural crops and residues, forestry residues, industrial residues, and food waste.

Industry Relations - UNL Office of Research & Economic Development

Industry Relations works with companies of all sizes and UNL faculty & staff to advance public-private partnerships that involve UNL with a focus on research collaborations.

Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center - Western Nebraska Community College - Sidney

The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center helps entrepreneurs start new businesses in the Cheyenne County area.

Innovation & Technology - Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC)

Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) helps companies build successful businesses around their innovative ideas.

Innovation Station

A place where Cuming County and our future entrepreneurs can grow.

Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) - University of Nebraska Lincoln

In the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) we are all about people, and the food, water and natural resources that sustain them.

Insurtech on the Silicon Prairie

A conference bringing national experts, companies and regulators to Nebraska with a focus on the rapidly changing insurance landscape and technology.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is a bureau of the United States Department of the Treasury that is responsible for administering and enforcing federal tax laws.

International Trade - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development’s international trade team assists Nebraska businesses in entering new international markets and expanding sales in current export markets.

International Trade Program - Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC)

We work with small businesses who are keen on exploring global opportunities. We assist in identifying global markets and market entry strategies.

internNE, Powered by Aksarben

Join the revolutionary internship movement in Nebraska. Empower your business with grants and provide students with elevated internship experiences.

Intersect Coworking and Incubator

A coworking space and business incubator for Norfolk and Northeast Nebraska's entrepreneurs, creatives, professionals, and side-hustlers. Providing members a professional work setting and business resources to move their business to the next level.

INVENTURE Day - Nebraska 4-H Extension - Statewide

During the entrepreneurial field day - INVENTURE Day - students familiarize themselves with local businesses and business owners, and identify potential entrepreneurial careers.

Invest Nebraska

Invest Nebraska provides operational assistance and seed capital, develops entrepreneurial/innovation ecosystems, and collaborates with public and private partners across the state to create jobs and ensure prosperity.

Jacht Ad Agency

We’re award-winning. We’re driven. We’re students. Jacht is an advertising agency with a youthful edge that creates strategic and fresh work for our clients.

Kaneko - UNO Creativity Library

The KANEKO-UNO Library is a unique space for study, research, and investigation that seeks to inspire people to expand their awareness and knowledge in an atmosphere of flexible learning and creativity.

Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Kearney Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Keith County Area Development (KCAD)

Keith County Area Development is an organization formed by concerned citizens to responsibly promote new development, assist existing businesses and maintain open relationships within the community.

Keith County Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Kimball Public Library

Kimball Public Library enriches our community by encouraging and supporting lifelong literacy and learning through free and open access to books, cultural activities and technology. We are proud to include the Kimball Makerspace for the community.

Kitchen Council

We provide access to a state-of-the-art commercial kitchen, educational resources, a member community, events, mentorship and more.

Knox County Development Agency

The Knox County Development Agency was developed on September 13, 2001, through an Interlocal Cooperation Act Agreement. The purpose of the Knox County Development Agency (KCDA) was to act as a coordination, education and service organization to foster, promote, encourage, develop, research, analyze and to increase the knowledge, appreciation and practice of economic development and to help to preserve and enhance the Knox County community’s economic growth.

La Fuente Business Center

La Fuente Business Center provides a variety of classes and business coaching for individuals who want to create a startup and achieve financial sustainability. Our classes give participants the tools, knowledge, and support they need to start a successful and sustainable business.

Labor Standards - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL)

The Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) provides information related to labor law topics, such as worker rights and state and federal compliance.

Latino Small Business Program - Nebraska Extension - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Latino Small Business Program offers educational programs for entrepreneurs, business counseling, connections and networking.

LaunchLNK

If you're a startup who wants to build and grow your company in Lincoln, Nebraska, you may be eligible for a spot in this innovative catalyst program.

Laws and Regulations - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Statutes and regulations are made available by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture for the public's convenience

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Dixon County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Lancaster County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Adams County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Cedar County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Dawes County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Dodge County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Douglas-Sarpy County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Holt County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Red Willow County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Scotts Bluff County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Seward County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Statewide

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives by providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Learning Platform - U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

The digital learning initiatives offered by the SBA are crafted to empower entrepreneurs, providing them with invaluable guidance throughout their entire journey as small business proprietors. These programs ensure that individuals have access to the knowledge and tools necessary to thrive at every stage of their entrepreneurial endeavors.

Lender Match- U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

Lender Match is an SBA-sponsored referral tool that aims to simplify the lending process for small businesses by matching them with potential financing options based on their needs and eligibility.

Lending Link

The mission of Lending Link is to improve your financial stability.

Leon S. McGoogan Health Sciences Library - University of Nebraska Medical Center - Omaha

The Leon S. McGoogan Health Sciences Library, as one of the nation’s major health science libraries, serves the information needs of UNMC students, faculty, and staff, as well as licensed Nebraska health professionals and residents of the state.

Lexington Area Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Licensing - Division of Public Health/Licensure Unit - Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services team contributes to the lives and health of Nebraskans every day. Our mission, “Helping people live better lives,” provides the motivation to make a difference.

Licensing and Branding Department - University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Each Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC) partner institution utilizes its own decision-making process to determine how to grant licenses.

Licensing, Permits & Registrations - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture Licensing, Permits & Registrations web page provides access to downloadable applications and information for obtaining licenses, permits, and registrations.

Lied Pierce Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Lied Scottsbluff Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Lincoln Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development (LPED)

The Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development (LPED) is a public-private collaboration charged with fulfilling Lincoln’s Economic Development goals. Job growth and business expansion are critical components of a vibrant and thriving community. The Lincoln Partnership is committed to supporting Lincoln’s continued success as a place of business expansion, growing talent and endless opportunities. Our primary areas of focus are Business Development, Business Retention & Expansion, Entrepreneurship & Innovation and Talent Strategy in Lincoln.

Loan Program (Spanish) - Center for Rural Affairs – Central Region

When a bank can’t help with dreams of homeownership or growing a business, the Center for Rural Affairs can. We offer coaching and financing to help people become homeowners and to start or grow sustainable businesses.

Loan Program (Spanish) - Center for Rural Affairs – Northeast Region

When a bank can’t help with dreams of homeownership or growing a business, the Center for Rural Affairs can. We offer coaching and financing to help people become homeowners and to start or grow sustainable businesses.

Loan Program (Spanish) - Center for Rural Affairs – Panhandle Region

When a bank can’t help with dreams of homeownership or growing a business, the Center for Rural Affairs can. We offer coaching and financing to help people become homeowners and to start or grow sustainable businesses.

Loan Program - Center for Rural Affairs - Panhandle Region

When a bank can’t help with dreams of homeownership or growing a business, the Center for Rural Affairs can. We offer coaching and financing to help people become homeowners and to start or grow sustainable businesses.

Loan Program - Center for Rural Affairs – Northeast Region

When a bank can’t help with dreams of homeownership or growing a business, the Center for Rural Affairs can. We offer coaching and financing to help people become homeowners and to start or grow sustainable businesses.

Loan Program - Center for Rural Affairs – Southeast Region

When a bank can’t help with dreams of homeownership or growing a business, the Center for Rural Affairs can. We offer coaching and financing to help people become homeowners and to start or grow sustainable businesses.

Loan Program – Center for Rural Affairs - Central Region

When a bank can’t help with dreams of homeownership or growing a business, the Center for Rural Affairs can. We offer coaching and financing to help people become homeowners and to start or grow sustainable businesses.

LocationOne (LOIS) - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

Search the DED database for information about sites, buildings, and locations for businesses looking to grow.

Loup City Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

MAC Xcelerator (MAC-X) - Midlands African Chamber

The MAC Xcelerator program is an enterprise accelerator supporting startups and small businesses led by BlPOC entrepreneurs in Nebraska and the Midlands.

Made New Makerspace

At Made New Makerspace, our mission is to prepare foster and underprivileged youth for successful lives as adults. We offer this support through caring mentors in an environment that promotes learning, collaboration, creation, and entrepreneurship.

MakeShift

MakeShift is a community space for makers, tinkerers and D.I.Y-ers of all ages to self-educate, create and collaborate.

Maverick Venture Fund - University of Nebraska Omaha

The Maverick Venture Fund is an early-stage venture fund at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

MCC Makerspace - Metropolitan Community College

Metropolitan Community College is a comprehensive, full-service public community college supported by the taxpayers of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties.

McCook Chamber of Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

McCook Cowork Space

The McCook Cowork Space will provide a professional space in the Keystone Business Center.

McCook Economic Development Corporation

MEDC is a privately and publicly funded, non-profit organization formed by a group of business and community minded individuals. We are dedicated to building a vibrant economy and maintaining a dynamic business climate where businesses can be successful. This will provide a more diversified, growing economic base for McCook and the surrounding area.

Meat Processor Grant - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) has grant funding available to help small and mid-sized meat processors expand their operations.

Metro Omaha Women's Business Center

The Metro Omaha WBC empowers women with education, workshops, job training and resources.

Microbusiness and Asset Development Program - Catholic Charities of Omaha

Catholic Charities provides technical assistance, business training and seminars, networking opportunities, and financing through micro lending.

Microenterprise Assistance Program - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

The purpose of the microenterprise assistance program is to encourage and support the transfer of Nebraska-based technology and innovation in rural and urban areas of Nebraska in order to create high-growth, high technology businesses and to enhance creation of wealth and quality jobs.

Midlands African Chamber

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Midwest Child Care Association

Midwest Child Care Association is a sponsor of the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. MCCA reimburses licensed homes and centers that participate in the program for feeding the children in their care well-balanced nutritional meals.

Military-Connected Resource Center - University of Nebraska at Omaha

At UNO, you'll join a community of veterans, military family members, active duty, National Guard, and reserve members attending as undergraduate and graduate students; numerous current military-connected faculty and staff; and Air Force and Army ROTC program participants.

Millard Business Association (MBA)

The Millard Business Association is a business-to-business organization that promotes growth and development in Millard, while preserving the identity of the community.

Millwork Commons

Located on approximately 50 acres at 13th and Nicholas Street in Omaha, the Millwork Commons neighborhood inspires and supports the work of innovators and creators — within the neighborhood and across our city.

Mobile Food Establishment Registry - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

The purpose of the registry is to record in a central location the municipal ordinances used to regulate mobile food establishments.

Modus Coworking

Modus has it all to fit your working needs from daily coworking passes, furnished offices, and rentable conference rooms. We're a space focused on empowering legal professionals and MBE/WBEs. You bring the big ideas and we'll do the rest.

MOVE Venture Capital

A pre-seed & seed fund with a focus on capital-efficient software & technology companies built in Nebraska & the Midwest.

NACO Institute of Excellence - Nebraska Extension

The NACO Institute of Excellence is a leader development program for public officials affiliated with county government.

Name Procedures - Nebraska Secretary of State

The Nebraska Secretary of State offers procedural guidance and forms for naming a business.

Nance County Development Agency (NCDA)

The Nance County Development Agency (NCDA) is committed to business, housing, and community development throughout Nance County. The mission of the NCDA is to strengthen Nance County as an “open for business” community by fostering and encouraging responsible economic development activities that result in job creation and retention, an increased tax base, and an improved quality of life for all residents.

Nano-Engineering Research Core Facility (NERCF) - College of Engineering - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The goal of NERCF is to provide a centralized, shared-user core facility that houses the state-of-the-science research instrumentation necessary to position UNL researchers at the forefront of global research efforts focused on advanced manufacturing of materials, nanostructures and nanodevices.

National Center for Research in Economic Education - University of Nebraska Lincoln

If you seek assistance with research and evaluation projects in economic education, we provide resources that work for you. From research and publications to training and development of data sets, strengthen your work through the National Center for Research in Economic Education.

National Council of Nonprofits

The National Council of Nonprofits is a trusted resource and advocate for America’s charitable nonprofits.

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 established NIOSH as a research agency focused on the study of worker safety and health, and empowering employers and workers to create safe and healthy workplaces.

Native American Coalition (NAC) - Nebraska Extension

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Native American Coalition (NAC) builds relationships and partnerships between the Nebraska Extension and Native American communities and organizations.

Native360 Loan Fund

Native360 Loan Fund is an independent, non-profit 501(c)(3) incorporated under the State of Nebraska and is a Native American Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI).

Nebraska Academic Research and Development Grants - Department of Economic Development

This program offers Nebraska businesses a matching competitive grant for research and development activities done in conjunction with a Nebraska college or university.

Nebraska Advantage Microenterprise Tax Credit - Nebraska Department of Revenue

The Nebraska Advantage Microenterprise Tax Credit Act (Act) provides a refundable individual income tax credit to individual applicants who are actively involved in operating a microbusiness based on demonstrated growth of the business over two years.

Nebraska Agricultural Trade Office - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

The mission of the Nebraska Agricultural Trade Office is to assist in the promotion of sales of Nebraska agricultural products and related goods to new and existing international markets.

Nebraska Angels

Founded in 2006 to support local economic development and build the entrepreneurial community. Our member-led network of accredited investors are passionate about startups and helping entrepreneurs scale with necessary capital.

Nebraska APEX Accelerator (Formerly PTAC) - Kearney

The NBDC APEX Accelerator provides free assistance to businesses that want to sell their goods and/or services to the Federal, State, and Local Governments. We will walk you through the process from start to finish.

Nebraska APEX Accelerator (Formerly PTAC) - Lincoln

The NBDC APEX Accelerator provides free assistance to businesses that want to sell their goods and/or services to the Federal, State, and Local Governments. We will walk you through the process from start to finish.

Nebraska APEX Accelerator (Formerly PTAC) - Norfolk

The NBDC APEX Accelerator provides free assistance to businesses that want to sell their goods and/or services to the Federal, State, and Local Governments. We will walk you through the process from start to finish.

Nebraska APEX Accelerator (Formerly PTAC) - Omaha

The NBDC APEX Accelerator provides free assistance to businesses that want to sell their goods and/or services to the Federal, State, and Local Governments. We will walk you through the process from start to finish.

Nebraska APEX Accelerator (Formerly PTAC) – Bilingual – Statewide

The NBDC APEX Accelerator provides free assistance to businesses that want to sell their goods and/or services to the Federal, State, and Local Governments. We will walk you through the process from start to finish.

Nebraska Broadband Initiative - Nebraska Extension

The Nebraska Broadband Initiative was formed in 2010 as response to the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration and aims to increase broadband adoption and utilization. The Initiative partners include Nebraska Extension, Nebraska Public Service Commission, Nebraska Information Technology Commission, Nebraska Library Commission and USDA Rural Development - Nebraska contact.

Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC)

The Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) is a department of the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska at Omaha with offices in Omaha, Lincoln, Wayne, Norfolk, Grand Island, Kearney, North Platte, McCook, Scottsbluff and Chadron. Our partners throughout the State include the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, the University of Nebraska at Kearney, Wayne State College and Chadron State College.

Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry (NE Chamber)

The Chamber’s mission is to promote and protect all aspects of Nebraska’s free enterprise system. Generally speaking, the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry follows issues and legislation addressing five key areas: Taxes, Job Creation, Labor Law, Economic Development, and Workforce.

Nebraska Chambers Association

The NE Chambers Association is an organization for Chamber of Commerce professionals to provide knowledge, resources, and support to create stronger and more prosperous business communities in Nebraska.

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation supports children, young adults, and families at risk with the overall goal of giving our state's most vulnerable kids what they need to thrive. We do this by building strong communities that support families so their children can grow up to be successful, productive adults.

Nebraska Cities/Counties/Villages - Codes and Permits

A complete list of every city, county, and village in Nebraska to learn about local licensing, codes, and permits.

Nebraska City Area Economic Development Corporation

Our number one priority is to provide economic development services which focus on the county’s priorities, supported by county-wide business and industry.

Nebraska City Tourism & Commerce

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis

The Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture is nationally ranked as one of the best two-year colleges, and Forbes Business Magazine placed us among the top 30 trade schools in the nation.

Nebraska Cooperative Development Center - UNL Department of Agricultural Economics

NCDC assists groups and communities who are exploring or have formed a cooperative business. NCDC can guide a cooperative effort from visioning to implementation. Services include facilitation, providing resources, technical assistance and education.

Nebraska Council on Economic Education - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Throughout five centers for economic education, the council provides resources for professional development, graduate education, workshops, classroom activities and academic competitions for teachers and students in K-12 and post-secondary institutions. Contact us if you need additional information, would like to sponsor an event or would like to help support the council and our mission.

Nebraska Department of Agriculture

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) encourages and promotes the interests of agriculture through advocacy and education. In addition, NDA regulates the agriculture industry to ensure the health and safety of all Nebraskans.

Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED)

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) is the official lead economic development agency for Nebraska. Created by the Legislature in 1967, DED’s emphasis is growing and diversifying the state’s “economic base,” bringing new dollars into the state.

Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy

The Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy’s mission is to protect, preserve and enhance Nebraska’s air, land, water and energy resources.

Nebraska Department of Insurance

The state insurance department receives, researches, investigates, and resolves individual consumer complaints against insurance companies, agents and brokers. The Department provides educational materials and assistance for consumers regarding insurance questions and coverage provisions.

Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL)

Learn about employment and training, safety, labor laws, unemployment insurance and labor market information services.

Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles

The site contains an abundance of information about the laws, rules, regulations and policies that govern this agency.

Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

State department responsible for management of surface water, integrated water management and planning, dam safety, floodplain management, ground water well registration and certain ground water permits.

Nebraska Department of Revenue

Committed to helping taxpayers understand and meet their tax obligations.

Nebraska Development Network - Central Region

As one of the seven Development Networks in the State of Nebraska, the Nebraska Development Network - Central Region is a group of development service providers in central Nebraska who work together to better meet the needs of the constituents.

Nebraska Early Childhood Collaborative

Providing support, resources, and training to strengthen early learning across Nebraska.

Nebraska Economic Developers Association (NEDA)

NEDA is an association of professional economic developers dedicated to the prosperous growth of Nebraska's business climate. NEDA's purpose is to foster economic development in Nebraska, encourage the advancement of the expertise of its members, foster cooperation among economic development professionals, and to afford professional economic developers a vehicle for assembly and collective expression.

Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (NEMA)

Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) works to reduce the vulnerabilities of the people and communities of Nebraska to damage, injury and loss of life and property resulting from natural, technological or man-made disasters and emergencies. NEMA coordinates the response to large-scale events, such as a tornado, flood or wildfire, and ensures effective response and recovery.

Nebraska Enterprise Fund (NEF) - Kearney

Nebraska Enterprise Fund provides training and mentoring, direct micro-lending, and loan guarantees.

Nebraska Enterprise Fund (NEF) - Norfolk

Nebraska Enterprise Fund provides training and mentoring, direct micro-lending, and loan guarantees.

Nebraska Enterprise Fund (NEF) - Oakland

Nebraska Enterprise Fund provides training and mentoring, direct micro-lending, and loan guarantees.

Nebraska Enterprise Fund (NEF) - Omaha

Nebraska Enterprise Fund provides training and mentoring, direct micro-lending, and loan guarantees.

Nebraska Entrepreneurship Education - Nebraska Department of Education

NDE carries out its duties on behalf of Nebraska students in public, private, and nonpublic school systems. Our Mission is to lead and support the preparation of all Nebraskans for learning, earning, and living.

Nebraska Entrepreneurship Task Force (NETForce)

The Nebraska Entrepreneurship Task Force (NETForce) identifies and shares resources to further entrepreneurship through education, collaboration and innovation.

Nebraska Equal Opportunity Commission

The Nebraska Equal Opportunity Commission (NEOC) is a state agency that enforces laws prohibiting discrimination in areas such as employment, housing, and public accommodations within the state.

Nebraska Ethanol Board

The Nebraska Ethanol Board is devoted to the development, support and advocacy of the ethanol industry. It is the Nebraska leader in the promotion of renewable fuel.

Nebraska Extension - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR)

Most Nebraskans aren’t aware of how much Extension is supporting them on a daily basis, in almost every area of their life. Many are aware of the services Extension provides to the agricultural community, but Extension provides expertise and know-how to sectors as diverse as nutrition, health care, and technology.

Nebraska Family Child Care Association

Join NFCCA and keep up to date with topics impacting family child care in Nebraska.

Nebraska Farm Bureau

The Nebraska Farm Bureau is the face of Nebraska agriculture with more than 61,000 member families. As a grassroots farm organization, we work to enrich the lives of Nebraska farm and ranch families and enhance Nebraska agriculture through meaningful advocacy, education, and leadership development.

Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation

The mission of the Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation is to engage youth, educators, and the general public to promote an understanding of the vital importance of agriculture in the lives of all Nebraskans.

Nebraska Farmers Market and Produce Vendor Search - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

The Nebraska Farmers Market and Produce Search is an online marketplace for Nebraska ag products, sponsored by the Department of Agrigulture.

Nebraska Farmers Market Manager Handbook

The Nebraska Farmers Market Manager Handbook brings together ideas, inspiration, and insight from farmers markets across Nebraska. It is the culmination of research, hands-on experience, and interviews with market managers, vendors, and professionals.

Nebraska Governor’s New Venture Competition

The Governor's New Venture Competition open to all students attending a Nebraska postsecondary education institution including universities, colleges, and community colleges.

Nebraska Hospitality Association

The Nebraska Hospitality Association is the voice for Nebraska hospitality, our ongoing advocacy efforts are what make it possible for us to react quickly in a crisis to protect your business.

Nebraska Innovation Campus - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Nebraska Innovation Campus (NIC) is connecting the talents of experts, companies and the university to create a unique culture of innovation.

Nebraska Innovation Fund Prototype Grants - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

The Nebraska Innovation Fund (NIF) Prototype Grant is a matching grant that provides financial assistance for product development to businesses operating in Nebraska.

This program is very competitive. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Department of Economic Development (DED) for help understanding the program’s requirements and expectations. DED may guide you to resources for making your grant more competitive.

Nebraska Innovation Labs

The Nebraska Innovation Labs helps founders (Including non-technical founders) turn their ideas into a real, market-ready, MVP (Minimum Viable Product) at a low cost.

Nebraska Innovation Studio - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Nebraska Innovation Studio is a University of Nebraska supported makerspace at Innovation Campus, with laser cutters, 3D printers, a wood shop, screen printing, sewing machines, a six-color embroidery machine, vinyl cutter, electronics equipment and a 14-foot, long-arm quilter.

Nebraska Latino Business Coalition - Statewide

A statewide Latino united effort created to create changes, innovate, address challenges and opportunities, unite resources and join efforts in benefit of the Nebraska Hispanic-Latino owned businesses.

Nebraska Liquor Control Commission

The Nebraska Liquor Control Commission regulates and controls the alcoholic beverage industry and beverages within and into the State of Nebraska in an efficient, effective manner in order to promote the public health, safety and welfare.

Nebraska Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) - Nebraska Extension

Nebraska LTAP is a center within Nebraska Extension that provides training, events, technical assistance and resources to state and local government transportation agencies, consultants and contractors across Nebraska.

Nebraska Main Street Network

Nebraska’s downtowns are places of civic pride and places where the community gathers. They are a reflection of what we love about our communities. The Nebraska Main Street Network exists to help communities develop traditional commercial districts so that they are attractive to residents and business friendly for commercial investment and economic growth. We help communities work through the revitalization process, provide support as they develop solutions, build partnerships and plan for the future.

Nebraska Maintenance Academy

The mission of the Nebraska Maintenance Academy is to educate and place professionals in the maintenance industry by developing and enhancing the skills necessary for career advancement.

Nebraska Manufacturing Extension Partnership - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Transforming Nebraska manufacturers through continuous improvement, innovation, sustainable practice and technology acceleration services.

Nebraska MarketMaker - Statewide

Nebraska MarketMaker is the place to source local food, find customers for your food products and to connect Nebraska’s food chain, from farm to fork.

Nebraska One-Stop Business - Registration Information System

The One-Stop Registration Information System has been established to help in navigating the process of setting up a new business.

Nebraska Regional Officials Council (NROC)

The Nebraska Regional Officials Council is the statewide organization of Nebraska’s eight Economic Development Districts (EDD).

Nebraska Rural Poll - UNL Department of Agricultural Economics

The Nebraska Rural Poll is an annual survey that gives local and state leaders a better understanding of the issues, challenges and concerns of Nebraska's rural citizens.

Nebraska Safety Council

The Nebraska Safety Council is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Our Mission is to provide leadership and resources to promote a safe and healthy environment in our workplace and community.

Nebraska Seed Investment Program - Department of Economic Development

The program, through a private partner, can invest up to $500,000 in a Nebraska business for commercialization of a product or process. Think of it this way—our investment acts much like an angel investment for companies at the seed stage of the financing continuum.

Nebraska Small Business Assistance Act (NSBAA) - GROW Nebraska Foundation

The Nebraska Small Business Assistance Act (NSBAA) is a state-sponsored program that was created to stimulate and support small business startups and expansions.

Nebraska Small Business Innovation Research / Small Business Tech Transfer (SBIR/STTR) Grant Program - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

The Nebraska Small Business Innovation Research / Small Business Technology Transfer Initiative (SBIR/STTR) is a matching grant that provides financial assistance to Nebraska businesses that have received a Federal SBIR or STTR grant.

Nebraska Startup Academy

Nebraska Startup Academy's core mission is to educate, support, and connect founders, investors, and the community in Nebraska to stimulate our startup ecosystem.

Nebraska State Fire Marshal

The mission of the State Fire Marshal Agency is to strengthen Nebraska by preserving the life and property of the commonwealth through fire prevention, education, and enforcement.

Nebraska Tech Collaborative - Aksarben Foundation

Nebraska Tech Collaborative is an Aksarben Workforce Initiative and a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. With over 100 partners, our mission is to build a world class tech talent ecosystem right here in Nebraska.

Nebraska Thriving Index - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN)

The Nebraska Thriving Index consists of an annual print report and an annually updated online interactive comparison tool. The report provides context and general summaries of patterns and trends.

Nebraska Transportation Center - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Nebraska Transportation Center (NTC) is the umbrella organization for transportation research at the University of Nebraska and represents a unique partnership between university researchers, industry leaders, and government entities. NTC integrates transportation research, education, and technology transfer programs across the four NU campuses, making it one of the largest university transportation centers in the region.

Nebraska Veterinary Diagnostic Center (NVDC) - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR)- University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Nebraska Veterinary Diagnostic Center (NVDC) employs state-of-the-art testing procedures to provide disease surveillance and diagnostic services to veterinarians, livestock producers, pet owners and researchers.

Nebraska VR

Nebraska VR helps people with disabilities prepare for, find, and keep jobs while helping businesses recruit, train, and retain employees with disabilities.

Nebraska Water Sciences Laboratory - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The NU Water Sciences Laboratory, a part of the Nebraska Water Center and Daugherty Water for Food Institute, provides specialized chemical and isotope testing services.

Nebraska Worker's Compensation Court

Workers’ compensation in Nebraska is designed to provide certain benefits to employees who sustain injury by accident or occupational disease arising out of and in the course of their employment, and who are not willfully negligent at the time of the injury.

NebraskAccess - Nebraska Library Commission

NebraskAccess is brought to you by the Nebraska Library Commission with funding from the State of Nebraska and the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. The Nebraska Library Commission's mission is statewide promotion, development, and coordination of library and information services.

Neligh Economic Development Office (NEDO)

Our mission is to promote business retention and expansion while energizing commercial and residential areas to enhance Neligh’s quality of life.

Nelson Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Nest:Space™ - Premier CoWorking

Nest:Space - Premier CoWorking is a Member Only, Shared Office, that has 24/7 Access and other Premium Amenities (like Free Coffee All Day & a Reservable Conference Room). Let's work together!

Nest:Space™ Entrepreneurship Scholarship Program

The Nest:Space™ Entrepreneurship Scholarship extends a unique opportunity to Central Nebraska entrepreneurs, offering a space to innovate, connect, and thrive in a nurturing environment. This program is dedicated to fostering growth and success in the local business community.

Networking Events and Leadership Series - Greater Omaha Chamber

We host 60+ networking events each year. That’s lots of chances for you to make professional connections with potential business partners or clients. We also offer a range of professional development opportunities from one-time webinars to 10-month leadership programs.

Networking for Omaha Women in IT

NowIT is a professional organization for women in the information technology sector.

New Business Information - Nebraska Secretary of State

The Nebraska Secretary of State has responsibilities over the following areas: elections, business registrations, occupational licensing, state rules and regulations, records management, international relations and youth civics programs.

New Hire Reporting - Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

Federal and State law requires employers to report newly hired and re-hired employees in Nebraska to the Nebraska State Directory of New Hires.

New Venture Network

Helping future business owners take the first step to starting something that can scale!

NextGen - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

NextGen utilizes the Beginning Farmer Tax Credit Act to help new producers get a head start in farming and ranching, while giving back to the farmers and ranchers who own agricultural assets.

NMotion

NMotion powered by gener8tor is a mentor-driven, cohort-based startup accelerator founded in Nebraska.

No More Empty Pots

No More Empty Pots is a grassroots nonprofit that engages community in local foods systems initiatives.

Nonprofit Association of the Midlands

We don't coast - we build nonprofit capacity

Norfolk Area Business Resource Network

The Norfolk Area Small Business Resource Team (SBRT) is a group of service providers dedicated to the growth of businesses in the Norfolk area and beyond.

Norfolk Area Economic Development Council

The City of Norfolk Economic Development Division and the Norfolk Area Economic Development Council is a collaborative effort between the City of Norfolk and Madison County that works to promote, facilitate, and cultivate economic development projects and initiatives in Madison County, Nebraska.

Norfolk Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

North Central Nebraska Development Network

The goal of the Network is to connect resources and local entities to facilitate community and economic development. Anyone with an interest in community and economic development in the counties of Boyd, Brown, Cherry, Holt, Keya Paha and Rock is welcome to attend.

North Platte Area Chamber & Development Corporation

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

North Platte Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Northeast Nebraska Economic Development District (NENEDD)

NENEDD assists communities and individuals with economic development, housing and business loan opportunities in a 16-county area (Antelope, Boone, Burt, Cedar, Colfax, Cuming, Dixon, Dodge, Knox, Madison, Nance, Pierce, Platte, Stanton, Thurston, Wayne).

Northeast Nebraska Economic Development Network

We are a group of economic developers, business specialists, and service providers dedicated to serving and growing Northeast Nebraska.

Northeast Nebraska Growing Together

A plan outlining the proactive transformation of Northeast Nebraska's regional economy and population growth. At its essence, the plan pairs entrepreneurs with investment capital and students to redesign a workforce that can compete in a knowledge-based economy where the sharing of information is valued more than the means of production.

Northwest Nebraska Development Corporation

County wide economic development and business assistance organization in Northwest Nebraska serving Chadron and Crawford.

Notary Public - Business Services Division - Nebraska Secretary of State

The Secretary of State’s Office is the government office that commissions notaries in Nebraska and administers Nebraska notary laws.

NUtech Ventures

NUtech’s mission is to facilitate the commercialization and practical use of innovations generated through the research activities at the University of Nebraska - Lincoln and the University of Nebraska - Kearney.

Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (Go NAP SACC)

Go NAP SACC is a childcare provider training that helps child care facilities support children’s healthy eating and physical activity. Go NAP SACC is designed for facilities that care for children ages birth to 5 years old.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) - United States Department of Labor

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is a federal agency within the United States Department of Labor that is responsible for setting and enforcing workplace safety and health standards.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) - United States Department of Labor - Nebraska Office

With the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, Congress created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to ensure safe and healthful working conditions for workers by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance.

Office of Commercial and Business Affairs - U.S. Department of State

The Office of Commercial and Business Affairs works closely with the White House, the Department's regional and functional bureaus, other U.S. government agencies, and the private sector to promote entrepreneurship worldwide.

Office of Research & Economic Development - University of Nebraska Lincoln

At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, research and innovation drive discoveries, scholarship and creative activity that expand basic knowledge and solve real-world problems. Our growing research enterprise helps fuel economic development for Nebraska and addresses major challenges facing our state, our nation and the world.

Omaha 100 Inc.

Omaha 100, Incorporated, provides business opportunities through public and private partnerships, financing, and technical assistance enabling business owners to start, sustain and scale their business enterprises.

Omaha Economic Development Corporation (OEDC)

Omaha Economic Development Corporation invests in North Omaha's people, developing projects that restore the economic and social viability of the community.

Omaha Empowerment Breakfast

The OMAHA EMPOWERMENT BREAKFAST is a down-to-earth, convenient way for small business owners and operators to network with each other and connect with larger businesses and agencies in the community.

Omaha-Council Bluffs Metropolitan Area Planning Agency (MAPA)

MAPA exists to provide local governments with planning and technical support, thinking regionally and long range on the core issues that impact the vibrancy of the Greater Omaha-Council Bluffs Area.

On-Site Safety & Health Consultation Program - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL)

The Nebraska On-Site Safety and Health Consultation Program assists employers in providing their employees with a safe and healthy workplace by helping to identify and correct safety and health hazards in general industry and construction before they become dangerous and expensive problems.

On-The-Job Training - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL)

This program assists employers by recruiting more efficiently, hiring better-prepared employees who understand workplace expectations, and reduces their training costs. There is no enrollment cost for this program and minimal paperwork required.

One Stop License and Inspection Portal - State of Nebraska

This new portal houses state licensing and inspection services in a one-stop shop. It is a part of our mission to deliver a more effective, more efficient, and more customer-friendly experience for you as we work together to grow Nebraska.

Online Courses - SCORE

SCORE provides flexible, self-paced online courses covering a wide range of topics relevant to small businesses.

Online Food Safety Training - Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department

Food Handler Training meets the requirements for food service employees working in food establishments under the jurisdiction of the City of Lincoln Food Code.

Orchard Economic Development Association

OEDA’s mission is to revitalize the Orchard community and enhance the quality of life by building new and improving existing properties while creating a safe place to live.

Panhandle Area Development District (PADD)

PADD works to improve the economy and the standard of living, and enhance the natural and human environments in the Nebraska Panhandle through economic development and business assistance.

Panhandle Research and Extension Center - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Panhandle Research and Extension Center, located in Scottsbluff, houses 13 faculty of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR). Most of the faculty hold joint appointments in research and extension.

Pender Community Development, Inc. and Pender Economic Development, Inc.

PED, Inc.’s mission is to develop and promote economic activity around Pender and the surrounding area. Both entities share the same board of directors.

Phelps County Development Corporation

Driving growth and prosperity for Phelps County, Nebraska and the surrounding region. PCDC is responsive and strategic in service to existing and new businesses.

Pierce County Economic Development

Pierce County Economic Development fuels innovative development in Pierce County, Nebraska

Pitch Black - Midlands African Chamber

A business Pitch Competition dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship and empowering businesses in Nebraska and Iowa. Presented by the Midlands African Chamber

Plainview Public Library

Public libraries are learning centers that provide information for residents to meet their personal, educational, and professional needs, including access to print materials, internet, and technology. A makerspace is available to create and learn.

Plant Health - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Plant Health administers the Plant Protection and Plant Pest Act, Apiary Act, Commercial Fertilizer and Soil Conditioners Act, Agricultural Liming Materials Act, Hemp Farming Act, Noxious Weed Act, Pesticide Act, and Seed Act.

Post Jobs & Find Workers - NEworks - Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL)

NEworks allows employers to post jobs, access résumés, view labor market information, and learn about employer incentive programs.