Focus Area: Veteran Founders
Community Investment Management
Community Investment Management (CIM) is an institutional impact investment manager that provides strategic debt capital to demonstrate and scale responsible innovation in lending for underserved communities.
At Rev1, 38 percent of the startups we’ve funded this year are founded or led by a woman, minority or veteran.
PS27 Rhea Fund
The PS27 Rhea Fund is a $20 million venture capital fund focused on early-stage technology companies. Rhea Fund also has an interest in founders who are women, veterans, and people of color.
Elevate Capital is Oregon’s first institutional venture capital fund that specifically targets investments in underserved entrepreneurs—such as women and ethnic minorities, or those with limited access regionally to capital and opportunities.
Business Impact NW (formerly Seattle Economic Development Fund)
Business Impact NW works with you to provide funding for your small business – from startup to growth capital, our services are designed with you in mind. We work hard to fund small business owners, especially women, veterans, BIPOC, immigrants, LGBTQ+, and disabled entrepreneurs. And as a compassionate lender, we can be more flexible than traditional lenders. We offer loans ranging from $5,000 to $350,000.
Pathway Lending (Southeast Community Capital Corporation)
We’re not just another lender. We’re your partner in success. Our products feature up to 100% loan to value, extended amortization, and competitive interest rates for projects ranging from $5,000 to $5 million.
PeopleFund provides flexible loans to small businesses, start-ups, and nonprofit organizations across Texas.
Main Street Launch
Main Street Launch is committed to making our communities stronger through equal opportunity lending strategies. We work with small businesses to achieve
Colorado Enterprise Fund
Turned down by a bank? Tired of the high-interest rates of payday or other loans? With our flexible terms and loan programs, including SBA microloans, we’ll work with you to build a loan that fits your business needs.
Craft3 is a regional nonprofit CDFI that makes loans to strengthen economic, ecological and family resilience in Oregon and Washington. We lend to established nonprofits and growing and startup businesses – including those that don’t qualify for traditional loans.