Business and Entrepreneurial Assistance

The City of Fort Calhoun partners with a variety of agencies and organizations to assist businesses. Use the links below to help your business grow!


Nebraska Department of Economic Development

*  Resources and assistance to help you through every step of business and community development

Greater Omaha-Gateway Development Corporation

*  Helping Washington County Grow through Recruitment and Development of Commercial and Industrial Enterprises


* Search for nonprofit, education, and government resources related to economic and community development

Grow Nebraska

*  Developing a Stronger Landscape for Entrepreneurship


*  Free Small Business Advice

Nebraska Business Development Center 

*  Helps Businesses Grow and Create New Jobs

Nebraska Enterprise Fund

*  Connecting Businesses to Resources

Nebraska Department of Labor

Rural Enterprise Assistance Project 

*  Offers Financing (micro loans), Business Training, Technical Assistance, and Networking

UNL Extension

*  Impacting Nebraska’s Youth, Families, Farms and Ranches, Communities & Economy

United States Department of Agriculture

*  Helping Improve the Economy and Quality of Life in Rural America

US Small Business Administration

*  Delivers Millions of Loans, Loan Guarantees, Contracts, Counseling Sessions and Other Forms of Assistance to Small Businesses

OPPD Economic Development