Business Resources

Please visit our COVID-19 Resources for Businesses page for important information for our businesses during the Coronavirus epidemic.

One of the main goals for Community Development staff is to connect the needs of Hanover Park’s existing and future businesses to the organizations who have the resources to turn those needs into reality. Village staff works with the following governments and other organizations whose sole purpose is to assist with the growth and development of your business.

  1. Harper College Small Business Development Center
  2. College of DuPage Center for Entrepreneurship
  3. Elgin Community College

Harper Community serves part of the Hanover Park community, but the staff at Harper College's Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers assistance to any entrepreneur who is looking to start up a for-profit business in Illinois. Learn about the services offered at Harper College's SBDC.

  1. Schaumburg Township District Library
  2. Small Business Development Center
  3. Fox Valley SCORE & SCORE Chicago
  4. Women's Business Develop. Ctr.

Hanover Park is partially serviced by the Schaumburg Township District Library. Library resources and knowledgeable librarians can help you find information for:

  • Analyzing market demographics
  • Building prospect lists
  • Finding grants
  • Researching stocks and mutual funds
  • Writing a business plan

View the Business Research Tools. Please contact Patti Smolin via email to discuss this great resource.