Community College Foundation received some specific donations, micro loan funds,
and grants to establish the Small Business Institute (SBI). SBI was established in 1990 to encourage the formation of
new, small businesses and to assist existing small businesses with growth
opportunities. Small businesses represent a high percentage of all employers an
area critically important to the ongoing growth of our community and our
The SBI is an
integral part of the Central Community College Foundation and of Central
Community College (CCC). It is under the general direction of a four-member
Board of Directors and is staffed by a part-time professional. The SBI office is
located in the Platte Building on the CCC-Hastings
provides numerous services throughout the 25-county area served by CCC.
Specifically, it offers:
Note: the SBI
partners with a number of local, state, and federal development groups and
organizations in providing services.
pamphlet to learn more about SBI.
For more information
regarding the Small Business Institute please
Don Hulme, SBI coordinatorPH: 402-461-2461Email: