Resources/Partners

The Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) partners and collaborates with many organizations that support the Arvada business community with valuable resources. Below are listed organizations that can help you and your business needs. If you need additional assistance, contact AEDA staff directly at 720.898.7010 or bizinfo@arvada.org.

Adams County Economic Development is a full-service economic development agency serving Adams County offering business development and retention, commercial and industrial real estate, regulatory coordination, enterprise zone administration, marketing, and research services.
303.453.8310  www.adamscountyed.com

Adams County Workforce & Business Center is to create opportunities for success by connecting businesses to a quality workforce.
720.523.6900  www.co.adams.co.us

Arvada Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization committed to growing and supporting the Arvada business community. Through educational programs, networking opportunities, business resources and strategic partnerships, the Chamber empowers businesses to succeed.
303.424.0313  www.arvadachamber.com

Arvada Urban Renewal Authority is responsible for revitalizing urban areas designated throughout the community by creating successful, high-quality projects that will help produce a vibrant cohesive city and enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Arvada.
720.898.7060  www.arvadaurbanrenewal.org

City of Arvada serves as a primary resource for Arvada's arts and culture, economic development, government, jobs, parks and recreation services and much more.
720.898.7000  www.arvada.org   

Colorado Bioscience Association shapes the policies and develops programs to help Colorado's bioscience and medical device companies grow and prosper.
303-592-4073  www.cobioscience.com

Colorado Enterprise Fund provides small business loans to entrepreneurs who are unable to obtain financing from traditional sources. 
303.860.0242  www.coloradoenterprisefund.org

Colorado Lending Source mission is to foster the economic growth of diverse small businesses within our communities.
303.657.0010  www.coloradolendingsource.org

Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) works with statewide partners to create a positive business climate that encourages quality economic development. OEDIT is dedicated to advancing the state's economy through financial and technical assistance in support of local and regional economic development activities throughout Colorado.
303.892.3840  www.advancecolorado.com

Colorado Secretary of State provides resources and licensing for businesses and charity organizations, elections and voting information, notary public resources, and other administrative information.
Click here for phone numbers by department.  www.sos.state.co.us

Denver Transit Authority is the Regional Transportation District (RTD).
303.299.6000  www.rtd-denver.com

Economic Developer's Council of Colorado (EDCC) is a state-wide, nonprofit organization dedicated to successful, responsible economic development. EDCC professionally represents the collective economic development interests of both the private and public sectors. Our mission is to strategically retain, expand and attract primary employers.
303.934.9117  www.edcconline.org

Historic Olde Town Arvada (HOTA) - The Downtown Arvada Partnership is a non-profit organization with the mission of preserving and promoting the Olde Town Arvada historic business district through broad based community support and public private partnerships.
303.420.6100  www.historicarvada.org

Internal Revenue Service is the nation's tax collection agency and administers the Internal Revenue Code enacted by Congress.
www.irs.gov

Jefferson County Business Education Alliance seeks to develop new career, college and workforce readiness opportunities for students of Jefferson County Public Schools, Colorado’s largest school district, by connecting employers and business leaders in career and technical education for youth. JCBEA is working closely with the school district to enhance existing programming by engaging business leaders from the community to share expertise, advice and knowledge about building successful careers. 303.982.2211 www.jcbea.org

Jefferson County Business Resource Center a centralized, one-stop organization for your business assistance needs. The Jefferson County Business Resource Center provides access to resources and comprehensive services at no cost or low cost for start-up businesses and established businesses in the county.
303.996.8976  www.jeffcobrc.org

Jefferson County Economic Development Corporation is an economic development organization with public and private investors, serving the needs of Jefferson County, Colorado.
303.202.2965  www.jeffcoedc.org

Jefferson County Public Schools the largest school district in Colorado has been providing educational excellence for 60 years. Approximately 10 percent of all the K-12 students in Colorado attend a Jeffco School.
303.982.6500  www.jeffcopublicschools.org

Jefferson County Workforce Center is a strategic, deliberate and inclusive organization invested in performance excellence. We are committed to preparing individuals for successful career transitions, promoting self-reliance and ensuring a quality workforce for our business and future industry needs.
303.271.4700  www.jeffcoworkforce.org

Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation is an affiliate of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, is the nation’s first and only truly regional economic development entity in which many area economic development groups have joined together to represent, and further, the interests of an entire region. Our partners include 70 cities, counties, and economic development organizations in the seven-county Metro Denver and two-county Northern Colorado region.
303.620.8092  www.metrodenver.org

Metro North Chamber of Commerce is a regional commercial entity that fosters business development and promotes economic vitality within the region. Through our Major Chamber Investors and the Development Council, the Metro North Chamber creates an environment that highlights the opportunities in the Metro North region to promote sustainable businesses and communities.
303.288.1000  www.metronorthchamber.com

Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) assists Colorado businesses do business with Federal, State and Local Governments. Our friendly and knowledgeable procurement counselors partner with you all your business needs.
719.434.3470  www.coloradoptac.org

Red Rocks Community College offers more than 150 programs and 650 courses leading to two-year degrees or professional certificates. They aim to create a passion for learning through our dedication to students, our commitment to excellence and our own love of learning.
303.914.6000  www.rrcc.edu

RRCC Rocky Mountain Education Center is the continuing education department of Red Rocks Community College, offering OSHA, manufacturing, online, motorcycle safety, home inspection and computer software training.
303.914.6420  www.rrcc.edu

SCORE Association America’s premier source of free and confidential small business advice for entrepreneurs and small businesses is a nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small business. www.scoredenver.org

Small Business Association offers information on small business loans, grants, bonds and other financial assistance. Find out which method of financing is right for you!
303.844.2607  www.sba.gov

West Chamber Serving Jefferson County is in business to help build a stronger local economy, to promote the community, to provide exclusive benefits, to advocate for our businesses with government, and to provide leadership and collaboration.
303.233.5555  www.westchamber.org

West Metro Small Business Development Center is a resource that provides you with the necessary knowledge and guidance that your company needs to thrive in a competitive business environment.    
303.620.8076  www.coloradosbdc.org

WorkLife Partnership partners with private employers, government, and non-profits to help employers increase their retention and productivity, and help employees progress on the path to self-sufficiency.   
720.519.3056  www.worklifecolorado.org

World Trade Center Denver will provides, sustained value to its constituents and community by being the private sector focal point for international business in Denver and throughout Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region.
303.592.5362  www.wtcdenver.org