1 min read
A busy cafe is full of small groups drinking coffee and talking.

What is Small Business Café?

Imagine a bustling coffee shop full of business owners, entrepreneurs, and experts. They have all come together to learn business skills, network, and grow their knowledge base. Small Business Café is just that…online!

Small Business Café provides:

  • Free webinars on business basics such as business modeling, small business loans, and more.
  • A Facebook group open to anyone where you can stay up to date on business and learning opportunities, network with other Alabama entrepreneurs and ask questions about your business challenges.
  • A community of support and learning.

Small Business Café is Online

Small Business Café offers online learning experiences for entrepreneurs and small business owners across the state.

Social Media

  • Small Business Café, a new Facebook group where we share tips, upcoming events, and answer questions.

Live Webinars

Learn at Your Own Pace

Who is Small Business Café for?

The Small Business Café is for any type of small business including:

  • idea-stage entrepreneurs
  • side hustle businesses
  • self-employed individuals
  • established businesses with a storefront and/or employees

Contact Us

Contact us to share your interest in joining a future in-person or online workshop. We can customize the workshops to meet the needs of your group, professional organization, or classroom.

Alabama Extension serves all 67 Alabama counties. If your county isn’t listed below, contact the nearest county on the list or the program specialist in the state office.

State Office, Alabama A&M University

Kimberly Holmes, Assistant Extension Director
Office: (256) 372-4941 Email: ksh0035@aces.edu

Urban Centers - Small Business Café

CityOfficeEducatorPhone NumberEmail
BirminghamJefferson County ExtensionJon Jacobson(205) 325-5342jacobj1@aces.edu
GuntersvilleMarshall County ExtensionJuana Christian(256) 582-2009maciaju@aces.edu


Icon of light bulb, networking, money, searching, people

Alabama Extension. More in our cities

Join our Facebook group.

Did you find this helpful?