Whether you are starting a business, or already have one – we want you provide you with the tools and resources you need to succeed!

Below is a list which may benefit both new and existing businesses, with direct links to additional information.

Please contact us at 218-321-2079, or info@greaterfergusfalls.com with questions.

Business Resources:

Business Financing:

Workforce Development Financing (employee training):

  • MNDEED funding to pay for employee training – includes both new, and existing employees.  Programs include funding directly to the business, and funding in partnerships with a local college.
  • Minnesota Office of Higher Education – this program reimburses businesses in eligible industries (manufacturing, agriculture, health care, information technology) for sending their employees to any industry-recognized training, up to $6,000 per employee
  • M State College – Campuses provide customized training for businesses.  Training can be on-site, on campus, mobile units and/or online.