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How can we help you today?

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions, comments, or want to learn how to grow your business, network, or gain access to capital.


How do I join SCMBA?


First, determine if you’d like to join as a Business or Support Member. Click the button, then choose the membership option that best fits.

How do I get started as a business?

Here are 3 of the first steps to starting your business. 

  • Register your business with the State of Ohio at 
  • Apply for an EIN (Employer Identification Number) with the IRS at
  • Open up business checking & savings accounts.

What is ERA and how can I get involved?

ERA (Expanding Resources for All) is a mentorship program for businesses that have been active for more than 1 year. 

Book an appointment to learn more.


How do I receive a grant?
Can you help me create a business plan?

Yes, of course! Simply click below and book an appointment to learn more about how to write an effective business plan.

What is a capability statement?

A capability statement is a list of the skills and services that your business provides. It gives target audiences specific information about your company that will help them to decide if they should do business with your organization.

A capability statement will separate your business from your competitors and strengthen your business’ image and the value proposition of existing and potential new clients.

Set up an appointent to discuss your capability statement.