Helping small businesses grow

NV Grow at CSN


NVGrow is a State of Nevada small business initiative customized for Southern Nevada existing businesses that have over $50,000 and less than $700,000 in sales. Participating businesses receive access to economic and demographic data and assistance from Nevada Small Business Development Center counselors to help grow their businesses.

NVenture Fund

Now Accepting Applications

What is NVenture Funding?

This program provides grant assistance to small businesses located in the State of Nevada that demonstrate financial need.

Who can apply?

Small businesses that are operated in the State of Nevada.

What are the criteria for NVenture Fund Applicants?

– Proprietary intellectual property or knowledge.
– A large market size.
– Management team members with expertise and experience.
– Scalable business model.
– A current valuation that allows for a good return on investment.
– Ability to promote the NVenture program and give back to the community.

How long will the application be available?

The application portal will remain open until funding is completely exhausted.

What can I expect after I apply?

An email will be sent to request the required documentation. Each application will be carefully evaluated by the funding committee.

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Key Solutions for Clients

  • Demographics data
  • Marketing ideas
  • Network with other industries
  • Business Plan improvements
  • Ideas to pivot services, products, and solutions
  • Talents who can potentially help with business expansions and/or pivots
  • Professional UI/UX website design
  • Website development with e-commerce capability, booking platform, & more
  • Email marketing for acquisition, retention, and more
  • Search-engine optimization / search-engine marketing

Minority Business Development Agency Partnership

MBDA Vision

Economic prosperity for all American business enterprises.

MBDA Mission

The U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)
is the only federal agency solely dedicated to the growth and global competitiveness of minority business enterprises.

Latest News

Where’s the Contract? Resources for Veteran-Owned Businesses in Nevada – Nevada SBDC

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December 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Join the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development’s (GOED’s) Nevada Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), Procurement Outreach Program (POP) and the Nevada Small Business […]

Deputy Treasury Secretary Adeyemo and Congressman Horsford Hold Listening Session with Business Leaders from Nevada’s Fourth District

November 29th, 2021 by

NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEV. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV-04) and Deputy Treasury Secretary Wally Adeyemo held a roundtable with small business owners and business leaders in Nevada’s Fourth District to […]

PHLV Radio: ACDC Presents Family in Focus – Podcast Interview with NV Grow Director and Viet NV Culture Co-Founder

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TV and radio personality, Patranya Bhoolsuwan, interviews NV Grow Director, Kevin Raiford, and Viet NV Culture Co-founder, Kim Dung Ho, a local business owner whose passion led her to start […]

Nevada Grow Demogpraphics

Nevada Grow Client Demographics

Black/African American
Native American
Women Owned Businesses
Veteran Owned

Our Clients Across The Valley


Businesses Served


Jobs Created


Capital Formation


Revenue Impact

*Includes COVID-19 funds of $1,385,500


Through November 2021

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Governor Sisolak signing for NV Grow


Govenor Sisolak signed the Nevada Grow Bill, originally introduced by Nevada State Senator (former Assemblywoman) Dina Neal, awarding $400,000 to CSN to continue overseeing the program by Director Kevin Raiford.

Governor Sisolak and the core staff from NV Grow