International Rescue Committee

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives.


IRC , an international non-profit, works in 40+ countries and 27+ states in USA.  IRC Wichita now has a Small Business Counseling department supporting small business startups, growth and expansion. Currently, IRC Wichita is the Community Organizer for the Global Entrepreneurship Week.

Services Provided

Advocacy & Public Policy

  • Issues of the Hispanic Business Community
  • Issues of the African American Business Community
  • Small Business Issues
  • Women’s Business Issues

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting & Development (Specialty)
  • Business Plan Training (Specialty)
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Market Plan Development (Specialty)
  • Research Training

Management Issues & Training

  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Mentoring

Financial Resources & Assistance

  • Assistance in Finding Debt Funding
  • Assistance in Finding Equity Funding
  • Assistance in Finding Government Funding
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Consulting
  • Energy Loan Fund
  • Financial Assistance for International Trade Shows
  • Loan Packaging
  • Loan Providers
  • Technology Grants


  • Market Plan Development Strategy
  • Research (Domestic Markets)

Networking Organizations

  • Small Business/General

Regulatory Compliance

  • Government Requirements
  • Licenses


  • Home-Based Business (Specialty)
  • Marketing Plan (Specialty)
  • Pre-Business Planning (Specialty)
  • Topics Related to Developing & Maintaining a Small Business (Specialty)
  • Business Management
  • Business Plan (Specialty)
  • Cash Flow Projections
  • Financial Statements

Internship Programs & Student Services

  • Kauffman Entrepreneurial Internship Program
Contact Information
Reem Bou Zein Eddine
420 S Emporia st
Suite 200
Wichita, Ks 67202