Focus Area: New Jersey-Based
Black and Latino Angel Investment Fund
We are a group of investors providing seed-stage capital to high-growth, next-economy start-ups owned by people of color. We bring diverse experiences as New Jersey-based entrepreneurs and successful small business owners, academic leaders, corporate representatives, and venture corporation founders.
Union County Economic Development Corporation
As a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) lender, we’re committed to helping startup and existing small businesses throughout our expanded service area of New Jersey, New York City, Westchester County (NY), Philadelphia, and Bucks County (PA). The loans we offer include microloans, SBA 7(a) and SBA 504 loans. We fund a variety of small business loans to meet your needs at every stage of your business’s growth. With loans from $500 to $5.5 million, our staff will work to find the solution that’s right for you.
Community First Fund (formerly Finanta)
Community First Fund provides a variety of loans to individuals, businesses and community based organizations. These loans help to start and grow businesses, assist in creating affordable housing, give business owners an opportunity to purchase their business property, and help community nonprofit agencies deliver vital services.
Regional Business Assistance Corporation
RBAC’s mission is to foster economic development and entrepreneurship by providing loan capital through SBA financing and business mentoring
Women’s Venture Fund
WVF addresses the funding inequity and helps women better calculate their needs through an in-depth consultation process, offering strategies to achieve profitability.
TruFund Financial Services, Inc.
TruFund provides affordable, responsible financing to small businesses that cannot access financing through traditional sources.
New Jersey Community Capital (Community Loan Fund of New Jersey)
Whether investing in vibrant arts and cultural institutions, community facilities, early child care centers or diverse small businesses, we know that the strongest community-building efforts are localized and resident-driven.
Pursuit Lending (formerly New York Business Development Corporation)
No matter what goal your business is working toward, without cash on hand you’ll need a loan to give you a boost. Access funding for a wide variety of business needs with Pursuit’s small business loans.