Business Resources

Starting and growing a successful business often requires a supportive business environment. McAlester helps to foster businesses by mitigating development risk, reducing up-front and operating expenses, and increasing the overall speed to market. McAlester uses a collaborative support approach that encompasses many state, tribal, and regional partners.

Explore resources below to learn about the business support offered for startups, expansions, and recruitments.


Business Support Opportunities
Resource Partner Directory
Local Partners, Businesses, and Organizations

Small Business Programs

Oklahoma Small Business Development Center
McAlester Chamber of Commerce
McAlester Main Street
Choctaw Small Business Development

Local Business Support
City of McAlester

State & Federal Programs
Oklahoma Department of Commerce
Rural Enterprises, Incorporated

Choctaw Community Fund
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Financing & Investing
Local FDIC Banks
Oklahoma Finance Authority
Venture Capital Funds