Our Economic Partners, Accelerators, Business Associations & Other Resources

Our Partners for Economic Growth


Businesses focused on tourism should partner with the Visit Alexandria to help market and drive visitors to their businesses.



For those starting or expanding small businesses, the Alexandria Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a great resource for individual counseling, training, and other information that will help you operate more efficiently and effectively.



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Nonprofit, medical, and educational organizations and manufacturers interested in purchasing property or facilities in Alexandria may be eligible to use the Industrial Development Authority’s bond financing program.


Capitol Post strives to make Alexandria the top community for veterans to start a business, grow a business, or explore a new career. AVBEC offers personalized guidance, business counseling, events and workshops, and access to top business resources and leaders.\


Alexandria Business Associations

Local Organizations & Programs

  • Alexandria Commission for the Arts–leads and advocates for cultural development within the City of Alexandria and operates a grant program for arts organizations and projects

  • Alexandria Marketing Fund–a grant program providing seed money in the form of matching funds for new and innovative marketing programs

Regional and State Organizations

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