Who We Are

GACN is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to the development, growth, and success of small businesses.

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Mission and History

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Growing Businesses. Growing People. Growing Communities. Growing Profits

Like you, we are frustrated by the large amount of competing information that does not help you address the roadblocks impacting the growth of your business.

  • Nationwide focus - we guide entrepreneurs from across the country.

  • Nonprofit assistance - we provide services to nonprofit organizations supporting entrepreneurs.

  • Equal opportunity- we promote empowerment and equality to maximize the potential of people.

We believe entrepreneurship is essential to the health and growth of communities. Become a member today and discover the tools, resources, and support you need to make an impact.

To foster economic development in underserved communities by empowering, educating, and guiding entrepreneurs.

Our reason for being is to help entrepreneurs realize their dreams—affordably and responsibly—and give communities inspiration and hope for the future.

Our commitment to helping entrepreneurs succeed continues, now more than ever. We seek to ensure that all entrepreneurs have unbiased access to resources and lending programs. We are an equal opportunity provider committed to ensuring entrepreneurs of all types have a fair shot at success.

Helping entrepreneurs – that’s our promise

Entrepreneurs are at the center of everything we do at GACN. We continually work to increase our resources, expand our list of services, and support nonprofits that empower entrepreneurs to grow, hire and succeed.

Everything we do at GACN starts with our values -- a clear, strongly held set of core beliefs that reflect who we are and what you can expect from us. Our values carry through our thoughts and action every day, inspire innovation in our programs and services, and drive our commitment to excellence in all we do.


Don't Delay. Act Now.

We connect the dots. We partner with public and private nonprofits to drive small business growth.

We provide services geared toward empowering entrepreneurs with the tools and knowledge they need to grow and succeed.

What We Do

Learn more about what we do to foster economic development and strengthen communities.

Our Impact

Every day, entrepreneurs are helped by donations to GACN. Learn more about the impact of your gift to GACN.

Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking for guidance or funding, an organization that helps entrepreneurs looking to get connected, or just want to share what’s on your mind…we want to hear from you.