Whether you are starting a business, looking to relocate or growing an existing business… we’ve got the information you need:

Have an Idea?

US Small Business Center – Georgia  PH: 404-331-0100

Georgia Southern Business Innovation Group (BIG)  PH: 912-478-0872


Need Business Advice?

Small Business Development Center (SBDC) PH: 912-478-7232


Need Specialty Help?

Bureau of Business Research and Economic Development (BBRED)

Center for Entrepreneurial Learning and Leadership (CELL)


Need a Business license?

Bulloch County: Statesboro City Clerk PH: 912-764-5468 


Need a Business Space?

Bulloch County Chamber of Commerce PH: 912-764-6111

Downtown Statesboro Development Authority (DSDA) PH: 912-764-7227

Georgia Southern Innovation Incubator



Need Some Funding?

SBA Loan Information

Crowd Funding

Go Fund Me



Local Banks

Synovus – Sea Island Bank PH:912-489-8661

Farmers & Merchant Bank PH: 912-489-2600

Wells Fargo Bank PH: 912-764-9611


Downtown Development Incentive Package


















Downtown Development Revolving Loan Fund (DD RLF)

Obtain a low interest loan up to $250,000 for real estate acquisition, development, redevelopment, new construction, rehabilitation of public and private infrastructure and facilities, purchase of equipment and other assets (on a limited basis). For more information or to fill-out an application, contact

Click here to download loan description
Click here to download loan application

Job Tax Credit

Is your business expanding or new to downtown Statesboro? You may qualify for tax credits for each new job you create!

Click here to download Job Tax Credit brochure.