Downtown Danville, Inc. (DDI) is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization whose goal is to promote a vibrant business, residential and entertainment district while serving as a catalyst for economic, social and cultural enrichment. DDI is a co-founder of Lift Off Downtown and provides information on downtown special events, available property and more through the location.
The Illinois SBDC at DACC provides free one-on-one consultations to assist potential and existing small businesses in the Vermilion County area. Assistance is available in developing a business plan, a loan application, conducting a financial analysis, creating a marketing plan, expanding your business or choosing a legal structure. The program is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity, the U.S. Small Business Administration and Danville Area Community College. The Illinois SBDC at DACC is a co-founder of Lift Off Downtown and provides on-site services and workshops.