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Greater Afton Area Chamber of Commerce, Inc.  ·  PO Box 243, Afton NY 13730
GreaterAftonCofC@Gmail.Com

Business Development Sites 

SCORE – Binghamton Chapter
http://www.greaterbinghamtonscore.org/ 
SCORE is part of the national nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of the nation’s small businesses.

Small Business Development Center 
http://www.binghamton.edu/sbdc/
Free business management assistance for start-up or established businesses. Highly recommended.

Small Business Administration
http://www.sba.gov/
The SBA has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses.

The Chamber Alliance of New York State (CANYS)
http://canys.wordpress.com/ 
An association of chambers of commerce and is dedicated to focusing the collective influence and efforts of chambers, while contributing to their growth and professionalism.

The Business Council of New York State
http://www.bcnys.org/
Working to create economic growth, good jobs and strong communities across New York State

Chenango County – Planning & Development
www.co.chenango.ny.us/planning/‎

Economic Development | Broome County, NY
http://www.gobroomecounty.com/departments

Alliance for Manufacturing and Technology
http://amt-mep.org/
Helping Manufacturers with Growth & Profitability

Southern Tier East Regional Planning Development Board
http://www.steny.org/
STERPDB has adopted as its mission, “to partner with member counties to identify and address multi-county issues in order to improve the quality of life within the region”.

Empire State Development
http://www.empire.state.ny.us/
Through the use of loans, grants, tax credits and other forms of financial assistance, Empire State Development strives to enhance private business investment and growth

New York State Sites 

New York State Department of Labor
http://www.labor.ny.gov/

New York State Department of Taxation & Finance
http://www.tax.ny.gov/

New York State Economic Development Council
http://www.nysedc.org/

New York State Office For Technology-Business Permits Assistance Program
http://www.its.ny.gov/business_permit_assistance

New York State Office For Technology-Online Permit Assistance and Licensing
https://www.opal.ny.gov/

New York State Insurance Department
http://www.dfs.ny.gov/insurance/dfs_insurance.htm

Healthy NY Program
http://www.dfs.ny.gov/healthyny/

Federal Sites

US Census Bureau
http://www.census.gov/

US Bureau of Labor Statistics
http://stats.bls.gov/

US Department of Labor
http://www.dol.gov/

Official Business Link to the U.S. Government
http://business.usa.gov/

Local Chambers of Commerce