The Region 9's mission is to be a regional leader, working cooperatively with the private and public sectors to enhance the economic conditions in the area, and improve economic prosperity. We proudly serve the counties of Archuleta, Dolores, La Plata, Montezuma and San Juan, and the cities and towns within those regions, as well as the Southern Ute and the Ute Mountain Ute Indian Tribes.
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This fund provides "gap financing" and other financing from $5,000 to $350,000 for Equipment, Inventory, Business Acquisition, Working Capital, and more!MORE INFO
Businesses, including farms and ranches, may be eligible for State tax credits based on the business location and activities. Find out if your business qualifies.MORE INFO
Explore County-level Logistics, Industry trends, Demographics, Economic indicators, and Workforce data that impact our Southwest Colorado business climate.MORE INFO
This Region 9 partner offers free business consulting and a variety of workshops to maximize the economic potential of entrepreneurs and business owners within our region.READ MORE
This Region 9 partner works with start-ups and early phase companies providing education, mentoring, and access to funding for your great ideas.READ MORE
Region 9 is facilitating the SouthWest Opioid Response District to assist the Colorado municipal and county governments address opioid and other substance misuse solutions in our rural region.READ MORE