Helping Oregon Businesses Access Capital

Welcome to the Oregon Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network’s Capital Access Team (CAT) website.

We engage business clients through specialty advising on accessing capital to foster economic growth and resilience.

The Capital Access Team (CAT) are specialized SBDC advisors regionally located around the state that provide confidential business advising.

The CAT advisors help with:

  • Assess readiness for funding to determine next steps
  • Advise on business planning and projections to be “funder ready”
  • Advise and discuss different finance strategies
  • Provide financial analysis and feedback as needed
  • Advise on funding package documentation
  • Assist clients with funder relations and connections

Looking for advice, funding, help?

CAT can help you move forward on your path to funding.

But it’s up you to take the next step.

Look at CAT Program Impacts

Results from state-wide CAT client engagement.