Small Business Workshops and Training

GROW offers a variety of workshops and training options for entrepreneurs and businesses of all sizes. Whether you’re just thinking about starting your own business, looking for ways to improve your marketing, connect with business mentors, GROW has a program for you.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Call us at 616.458.3404 for assistance.


Intro to GROW

This free class introduces participants to the many programs and services that GROW offers to entrepreneurs at every stage of their business. (Intro to GROW is a prerequisite for many other GROW services and classes.)
Learn more and register.


Online Training and Webinars

The Small Business Administration (SBA) provides free access to numerous online courses through its learning center. Covering topics ranging from business plans to financing options, these courses offer expert advice and resources for starting or growing your business.

GROW also offers monthly, online content via Zoom to fit the ever evolving needs of business owners. Please check our events calendar for details.



GROW is an equal opportunity employer. We take pride in the diversity of our staff, and we seek diversity in our participants.