Where to Find Free Support for Your Business in the Iowa Lakes Corridor

3 May 2022


You can find free support for your business in the Iowa Lakes Corridor through the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation. We actively support our business community and can customize solutions to meet your needs. For example, if you have an expansion opportunity but need capital - we can help. If you are having challenges with your workforce, we can help with that too. In short, we should be the first stop any time your business needs help. If we don’t offer the solution directly, we probably have a partner who does and can help you to connect the dots. 

Free Support for Businesses in the Iowa Lakes Corridor

In addition to customized support, there are several tools and programs we offer on a regular basis. Here are some of the free tools available to your business. 

#1 Small Business Marketing Assistance 

In April, the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation announced a Small Business Marketing Assistance program that is designed to help businesses recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. Funds are available so that businesses can get the word out about their products and services, in an effort to increase sales. Click here to learn more and apply

#2 SizeUp

This data tool is available to businesses in the Iowa Lakes Corridor at no cost. Large corporations use these data tools to make decisions about where to grow their business and how to do it. Typically, the data has been so expensive that small businesses haven’t had the opportunity to use it. Now they can, thanks to SizeUp and the Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation. Get the data and intelligence you need today!

#3 Incentives (Money)

Most businesses could use expansion capital, benefit from tax credits or get financial help buying new equipment. Incentives for these, and other purposes, are available for businesses in the Iowa Lakes Corridor. Our office helps businesses to determine what they qualify for and how to access the funds. Our services cost nothing, so reach out next time your business has a need or is looking to expand. In the meantime, we have a list of available incentives on our website