Educate. Incubate. Ignite.
Sierra Commons is Nevada County’s business ignitor.

Sierra Commons helps businesses grow. Offering coworking, educational programs and mentorship,
it is a campus where entrepreneurs come together to learn and thrive.


Work Smarter. Work Here.
Sierra Commons is where Nevada County entrepreneurs come together to get work done. With blazing internet, strong coffee, professional conference facilities and flexible work options, it’s an inspired professional community – a place where coworkers share their knowledge, skills and energy in an atmosphere that thrives on collaboration. Two membership levels are available – learn more.


Build the Skills for Independence.
One-on-one mentorship, extended class sessions, single day workshops and the in-depth Ignitor Course – Sierra Commons educates local small businesses and non-profit organizations in proven, job-creating business practices. Our educational programs and tools turn ideas into new businesses, help existing businesses go to the next level and improve quality of life for everyone in Nevada County. Learn more about educational programs to build your business.


Collaborate and Grow.
Sierra Commons one-on-one mentoring opportunities pair you with experienced, accomplished professionals who ask questions and provide guidance to help you grow. Whether you’re starting up or stepping to the next level, Sierra Commons mentorship can be a key component to your success. Learn more about mentorship and how it could work for you.


Be a Part of It.
Events at Sierra Commons – mixers, open houses, graduation celebrations – are opportunities to meet new people, uncover fresh ideas and connect with our community’s energy. And they’re fun. See what’s on the calendar.

About us

This Is Sierra Commons.
Sierra Commons is Nevada County’s business ignitor. Based in Nevada City, Sierra Commons provides job training and education for individuals seeking to maximize our region’s existing opportunities and resources, as well as entrepreneurs looking to create new businesses that will help create a diverse, sustainable, locally-focused economy.

Located at 792 Searls Ave
in Nevada City’s Seven Hills business district, Sierra Commons sits at the base of the Tahoe Sierra and is one of the only rural coworking spaces in the country.

A 501(c)(3), Sierra Commons relies on tax-deductible contributions from businesses and individuals to continue its educational mission. Contact us to offer your support, or you may use this convenient option.

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Sierra Commons
792 Searls Ave
Nevada City, CA 95959

Call (530) 265-8443 or Email us using the form below to learn more or schedule a visit.
Sierra Commons is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your contribution is tax deductible.
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