Small business support for big business ideas

Welcome to the Bench Bridge resource center, your one-stop-shop for curated guides, templates, and support. Wherever you’re at in your small business journey, we’re here with you.

Explore our Bench Bridge resources

We’re here to help with tools, guides, and resources—all accessible in one place.

Grants and resources

We list the top funding options for small businesses in the U.S.

Small business education

Helpful how-tos whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned pro.

Tools and templates

Expert-tested guides and checklists to help you run your own business.


Check out our community, and get the support your business deserves.

Grants & Resources

How to apply for (and get) a grant

Success or failure for any entrepreneur is directly impacted by their ability to access capital. And for minority-owned businesses, this access isn’t always equal. Below, we share a list of programs, grants, and resources available to all small business owners.

Tools & templates

Easy-to-use tools to take the guesswork out of accounting

No small business owner starts out as an expert in accounting (unless your small business is accounting). CPAs aside, you’re likely starting from scratch. We outline the basics so you can confidently balance your books.


Join other small business owners as we build something together

Looking to connect with like-minded entrepreneurs? Need a small business coach? Check out our free, inclusive community spaces and get the support you need.

Take a tour of Bench, at your own pace.

Get immediate access to the Bench platform, and see first-hand how intuitive reports and real human bookkeepers take the stress out of tedious financial admin.