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“The SBDC was extremely helpful, and they gave me the confidence to believe in myself as a business woman.”

– Brenda Estrada, Owner


Economic Impact:

Areas of Assistance:

  • Capital Infusion: $60,000

  • Obtained Financing

  • Owner Investment: $54,000

  • Credit Repair

  • New Business Start

  • Loan Applications

  • Sales Increase: $264,000

  • Business Plan

  • Jobs Created: 1

  • Accounting

Description of Business:

Owner Brenda Estrada launched Nana’s Kitchen to share her love of fresh, authentic Mexican cuisine with her community in Imperial.

Nana’s has become an integral part of the close-knit Imperial area, and their team can be seen out-and-about regularly at a wide variety of community events and catering engagements.

Among a number of customer favorites, fans of Nana’s tacos de guisado keep the cash register ringing from open to close. Check out Nana’s Kitchen at their location in Imperial, CA, at 502 W. Aten Rd, or visit them on Facebook @welovenanaskitchen.

Use of Capital Infusion Funds:

The financing was utilized to purchase equipment and remodel restaurant site.


Imperial, CA 92251