Business Financing
Agency / Phone Programs and Services
Yuba Sutter Economic Development Corporation Yuba-Sutter Economic Development Corporation (YSEDC) has partnered with local jurisdictions, United States Department of Agriculture and local lending institutions to create several loan programs to make credit available to entrepreneurs that may not be able to qualify under conventional lending criteria. YSEDC's business loan program offers financing to existing and start-up businesses, preparing them for growth and expansion and ultimately strengthening our local economies by creating new jobs  

Eligible Uses
  • Purchase of land, buildings, machinery and equipment
  • Working capital for inventory, supplies, wages, marketing and advertising
  • Business start-up costs
Source: Yuba Sutter EDC ( (Dec 2015)

Angel / Venture Capital Groups
Association / Organization Description
Angel Capital Association Alliance of angel investor groups in North America.
  • Find angels: Angel groups and accredited platforms
  • Learn about angel investing: Knowledge Center and ACA Events
  • Stay on top of public policies affecting American angel investing
Connectory Business-to-business networking. The Connectory has a proven ability to link companies to each other to pursue opportunities, solve problems, find similarly directed colleagues, and achieve business growth.
National Venture Capital Association Trade association of venture capital firms.
North Bay Angels Angel investor group located in San Francisco Bay Area.
Sacramento Angels Angel investor group focused on Northern California companies.
Sacramento Area Regional Technology Alliance Startup resources, mentoring, funding, networking for development-stage technology companies.
Sierra Angels Angel investor group focused on Northern California companies.
TechCoire Provides information, investment, and networking opportunities to Sacramento-area technology entrepreneurs and executives.
UC Davis Innovation Access Connecting research to the marketplace.
Source: Angel Capital Association (, Connectory (, Grow California (, National Venture Capital Association (, North Bay Angels (, Sacramento Angeles (, SARTA(, Sierra Angeles (, TechCoire (, UC Davis Innovation Access ( (Dec 2015)