Small Business Support - Waco Chamber

Small Business Support

Connecting You With Business Resources

Small businesses are the engine of our economy in the Greater Waco community. More than 70 percent of our membership is considered “small business.” The Chamber is the leading source for access to all the tools and resources needed to grow your business and impact the prosperity of our region.


Business Power Hour

We are excited to announce our Business Power Hour! The goal is to provide valuable business development resources and programs to maximize the professional growth of Chamber investors to ensure they succeed and thrive at work, as well as in the Chamber organization. We will have a speaker each month.















April Program Handouts:
Internship Ten Step Program & FAQ

Internship Program Under the Fair Labor Standards Act



Have a specific topic in mind that you’d like to learn more about? We want to hear from you! Submit your topics/ideas, or let us know if you are an expert in your field and are interested in presenting your topic of expertise. Dates will be released in the coming weeks, so stay tuned!

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Power Hour Topic Ideas

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U.S. Small Business Administration’s(SBA)


MCC Small Business Development Center (SBDC)


  • Market Research Capital Access
  • Small Business Technology
  • Meet with Advisor
  • Financial Management
  • Business startup and growth Business Planning
  • Marketing
  • Online tools and templates.

Contact: Tim Holtkamp (254) 299-8141,



Texas State Technical College Workforce Development


  • Statewide Training Courses
  • Fast Trac Programs
  • Hire TSTC program
  • Internships


Contacts: Jay Hernandez, Executive. Director Workforce Training & Cont. Ed at (254) 867-3194, OR Kacey Darnell, Executive Director of Career Services (254) 867-3009,



Baylor University Continuing Education Courses 

BAylor CE








Contact: Audrey Johnson, Continuing Education Specialist (254) 710-8353,



Waco Social Media – Breakfast Events

The Waco Social Media group is for anyone in Waco interested in learning about and engaging through Social Media. Currently, they have monthly breakfasts the second Tuesday each month, held at the Egg & I.


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101 S. Third St. Waco TX 76701 | P.O. Box 1220 Waco TX 76703-1220 | (254) 757-5600

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