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Funding for Small Business
Conversion to Employee Ownership


Needless to say, finding funding assistance to sell your business to your employees is a critical step in the process. Fortunately, there are a number of both public and private sources dedicated to assisting in this process. Below are some of the organizations set up to help. Each is a little different. Finding the one that is the best match for you and your goals is important.


If you are unsure how to proceed, a good place to start is with the Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence (IEE) at the University of Pittsburgh. This non-profit organization is called a Small Business Development Center (SBDC), and they can help with understanding what’s involved with a business conversion.


University of Pittsburgh Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence
3520 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Phone: 412-648-1544

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