Bethel New Life
Bethel’s Business Development programs are structured to help West Side businesses and in Greater Chicago from start-up through growth phases. Our Goal is to build a healthy business climate and create jobs for West Side residents. Bethel houses an state-recognized Small Business Development Center that offers training with an Entrepreneur Program, counseling, workshops for topics such as technology and financial analysis and business plans, and coaching. Bethel also recognizes the importance of supporting manufacturing in the commercial corridors of the West side. Bethel also offers assistance with lending too. For new businesses, its’ New Business Incubation program provides direct support to up to five new businesses each six month period. For small businesses at point where it’s poised for scaling up and growth, Bethel’s West Side Business Xcelerator program supports high growth potential businesses.