K.C. Kye, owner of K-Mama Sauce

Whether you’re just getting started or are ready to take your established business to a new level, find the right resources for your next step.

West Broadway Business and Area Coalition (WBC)


WBC serves as a resource to connect technical assistance providers, offers financial resources through partnership with the City of Minneapolis, advocates for businesses along the West Broadway Corridor, and connects business owners to develop stronger networks in North Minneapolis.


  • Government Resources
  • Lending Resources
  • City Specific Resource
  • Advisors and Consultants
  • Business & Strategic Planning
  • Disadvantaged businesses
  • Nonprofit sector
  • Startup businesses (0 employees)
  • Early growth businesses (1-9 employees)
  • Second stage businesses (10+ employees)

Why is this service free?

To make it easier for businesses to find the right resources in one place, Elevate HennepinSM lists free resources funded by trusted partners, including The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, the City of Minneapolis, and other Hennepin County cities and partners.