White House Releases Message on National Veterans Small Business Week

This week, the Administration celebrates the success of America’s service members and acknowledges their contributions to our nation’s robust and roaring economy.

Source: White House



Google Makes Major Commitment to Small Businesses in Underserved Communities

The first part of the initiative involves $2 million to the American Library Association (ALA) to bolster entrepreneur centers in 10 states.

Source: Small Business Trends



Bringing Community Development Lenders Back to their Civil Rights Roots

Experts seek ways to remove bias from banking and create successful outcomes in impact investing at the annual Social Capital Markets Conference.

Source:Next City



How Chase Bank Is Spending $5 Million To Fight Gentrification

The bank will give out $5 million in grants to ensure that the WMATA Purple Line does not displace existing residents and small businesses. It’s part of the bank’s $25 million, five-year commitment to the D.C. region.

Source: American University Radio



BlueVine Launches Banking Service Designed for Small Businesses

BlueVine’s new banking service is geared towards small businesses, with no monthly fees and only 1.00% interest on checking. Integrated lending and instant funding are other features that cater to Main Street.

Source: Small Business Trends