Industry News – July 29, 2021

Upcoming Dates for SBA Webinar Series The regional webinar series, “Getting Back on Track: Help is Here,” provides entrepreneurs with information and resources to continue to recovering from the pandemic. The webinars will feature speakers from The White House, the...

Industry News – July 22, 2021

U.S. Bank, Enterprise Community Partners Announce Innovative Racial Equity Bond Issued by Enterprise Community Loan Fund, Enterprise’s Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), the $30 million bond will help provide loans to Black, Indigenous and people of...

Industry News – July 15, 2021

Wells Fargo commits $200,000 to CDFI Bronze Valley Black-led CDFI Bronze Valley, a member of CDFI intermediary Appalachian Community Capital Development Foundation, will receive $200,000 to help minority-owned small businesses in Birmingham. Bronze Valley is a...

Industry News – July 8, 2021

SBA Announces Extension of $100 Million Community Navigator Pilot Grant Program Last week, the SBA announced the extended application date for its new Community Navigator Pilot Program. SBA will now accept proposal submissions through July 23, 2021, and anticipates...

Industry News – July 1, 2021

SBA Revokes Restaurant Revitalization Fund Grants The revocation follows the SBA’s move to halt 2,965 previously approved applicants payments on June 14 following lawsuits in Texas and Tennessee. When funds of the $28.6 billion program ran dry, three restaurants took...