Bixel Exchange SBDC is working to help small businesses in the LA region navigate the Covid-19 crisis.
Bixel Exchange SBDC is a Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce program in partnership with U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA)
Learn how Bixel Exchange is responding to the Covid-19 crisis:
LA Regional Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) provide no-cost, confidential advising services and resources to the business community throughout the Los Angeles region.
Schedule now to speak with our Advisers.
Covid-19 is greatly affecting LA regional small businesses. Bixel Exchange SBDC has expanded our services to offer Disaster Relief Advisers on hand to assist your business.
What to expect
STEPS TO GET STARTED:
Step 1. Fill out the sign-up form below
Step 2. Sign our non-disclosure agreement (please note that your information is confidential)
Step 3. Our Team will reach out to schedule an assessment call
Areas we advise
DISASTER RELIEF LOANS
Information on currently available and upcoming emergency funds and how to prepare.
Assess the full financial health of your business with our financial advisory team.
Guidance on options and best practices for employers.
PIVOT STRATEGY & PLANS
How to pivot your business now and create a new business plan for the future.
Register for upcoming webinars
Designed for small businesses, our virtual forums feature experts to provide resources and insights. These facilitated virtual forums have a Q&A section, with questions collected and posted after each week’s forum. See our FAQ section.
Small businesses are the backbone of our economy.
We are here to help.
Finding information during this difficult time can be challenging, so we have compiled a list of resources.
It’s a difficult time, made worse by the availability of information.
Our team is focused on pulling together a list of frequently asked questions to help answer any questions you may have.
Does Bixel provide financial assistance?
Bixel does not provide direct financial assistance, but does provide a variety of services to small business, from educational trainings to business advisory.
Do 501(c)3's qualify for financial assistance?
If you are a registered 501(c)3, rest assured you are eligible for comprehensive financial assistance.
Are Bixel services free?
The Bixel Exchange SBDC is funded through federal and state sources, alongside a variety of private partners. This means that all Bixel services are 100% free to the business community.
My business has applied for financial assistance, what should I do next?
While you wait to hear the status of your financial assistance, take advantage of our one-on-one business advisory services and our free educational content.
My business has employees, how can I best help them?
Contact us to be connected with an HR specialist who can provide guidance on how to best care for your most valuable resource during this time.
Do 1099 workers count towards financial assistance?
Financial assistance packages are currently only geared to support businesses with full time or part time employees. Additional assistance is being crafted for 1099 workers.
TAKE A MOMENT TO EXPLORE OUR OTHER SERVICES
Interested in how digital can serve your business?
Bixel Exchange offers two flagship programs geared towards creating a tech talent pipeline for businesses interested in exploring opportunities online. Learn more about our programs below to see how your business could benefit.
Unleashing innovation. We help founders launch and scale sustainable companies through one-on-one mentorship, specialized workshops and access to our vetted entrepreneurial community.
It starts with YOU. Bixel Exchange serves a critical role as the business intermediary, connecting L.A.’s top tech employers to diverse, under-represented high school and community college students who are seeking access and exposure to technology careers.