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Policy News – September 23, 2021

As Congress continues to work toward passing the infrastructure bill, Jobs Act, and a Continuing Resolution, here’s what is happening for small businesses: The House This week the Committee on Financial Services Task Force on Financial Technology held a hybrid hearing...

Industry News – September 23, 2021

National Small Business Week Virtual Summit Focuses on Recovery and Resilience The 2021 National Small Business Week Virtual Summit drew over 47,000 attendees during the three-day event. Through 22 educational sessions, participants gained a variety of insights from...

Industry News – September 17, 2021

R3 Score Announces Partnership with Baltimore Development Corporation Through the partnership, R2 Score will test the efficacy of its platform in helping lenders understand alternative metrics around consumers with below Prime credit scores, irrespective of their...

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Bootstrap Capital is an investment group that helps early stage companies connect with the resources, connections, and capital they need to be successful. The organization was founded on an intentional strategy to fulfill the gaps that perpetuate a lack of access to capital for diverse communities. Their mission is to create financial returns while connecting high potential entrepreneurs to the innovation ecosystem through access to opportunity. Through their hybrid approach, Bootstrap Capital partners with passionate founders who are looking to transforms large markets.

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