Powered by the Etsy Impact Fund and Mastercard Impact Fund, and supported by Recast City, the 2019 Maker Cities program will provide grants up to $40,000 to five nonprofits to invest in an economic development project.
Small business lending platform Biz2Credit is rolling out a new technology designed to help traditional financial institutions strengthen their small to medium-sized business (SMB) lending operations.
Organizing a credit union is still arduous at best, but kudos to NCUA both for recognizing the problem and attempting to address it.
Source: Credit Union Journal
As Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot begins her historic term, experts say her commitment to elevating women and minority-owned businesses can have a positive impact in the communities that need it most.
Source: Chicago Tribune
With the deal, INBK is growing its SBA business loan business capacity as it seeks to diversify its loan book.
Source: Seeking Alpha
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus were joined by rapper and actor T.I. while advocating on Capitol Hill for economic development and investment in Black communities.
Source: The Hill