SBDC Client Stories People are at the heart of what we do. Our goal is to make sure that your business is successful — because your success is our success. Become a Client Featured Client Chico Chai Filter Clear Close Search Business Name Industry A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z # Environmental Science manufacturing Packaged Food Goods Recreation Restaurants Butte College SBDC Chico Chai Chico Chai was approved for SBA Loan and Grant Products (EIDL & PPP) to address COVID-19 impact, the business retained 7 employees as a result, and secured a lease to begin addressing expansion needs. Butte College SBDC Tres Hombres Long Bar & Grill The business was approved for SBA Disaster Funds totaling $530,377.00 (EIDL/ $150,000 & PPP/$350,377), resulting in 72 Jobs Retained. “SBDC has helped me navigate: to determine if starting my business was even a good idea, all the way through to helping me get a loan five years later to purchase a new building.” Rich Colgin Paradise Bikes Butte College SBDC Paradise Bikes Left to start over after the devastating Paradise fire took Rich Cogin’s house and livelihood, the SBDC helped him to rebuild his business and open a second location.