Business


Important Resources and Links

I-94 West Chamber of Commerce
The I-94 West Chamber of Commerce helps make connections, increases visibility, and makes an impact.  The Chamber meets business needs through programming, events, marketing and promotions, committees, and advocacy.

Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers
MCCD is an association of nonprofit community development organizations committed to expanding the wealth and resources of neighborhoods through housing and economic development initiatives. MCCD operates the Open to Business program and provides small business loans for emerging entrepreneurs who face challenges in accessing the commercial banking system. Many borrowers are from low income, minority and new arrival communities. As part of a financing plan, their borrowers can receive help in planning, organizing and managing their businesses. Since 2003, MCCD had loaned over $6.7 million to over 550 entrepreneurs for business start-up or expansion projects.

Minneapolis Northwest Tourism
Along with Brooklyn Park and Brooklyn Center, Maple Grove is situated in the Minneapolis Northwest metro. Minneapolis Northwest Tourism aims to promote economic growth through tourism to businesses and amenities in the region.

MN Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)
MN DEED works to promote business recruitment and expansion, retention, in addition to workforce and community development. This mission is employed through their program and seminar offerings.

Starting a Business in Minnesota
MN DEED provides a step-by-step guide to starting and operating a business in Minnesota. Starting from the inception of the business idea to the management of the facility, this guide serves as a handy tool to make your business dreams a reality.

TwinWest Chamber of Commerce
The TwinWest Chamber of Commerce exists to champion growth and prosperity through catalytic leadership and dynamic partnerships by inspiring communities, investing in people, and promoting and protecting business. The Chamber offers resources, programs, and events to the business community.