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While the federal government does not provide grants for starting or growing small businesses, one of the mechanisms in place to promote small business growth and economic development is the Community Development Financial Institution Fund managed by the US Department of the Treasury.
Community Development Financial Institutions fall into four categories:
Covenant Financial Services Co.
Grow Iowa Foundation, Inc.
Iowa Community Capital
Iowa Community Development LC
Neighborhood Finance Corporation
Rural Development Partners, LLC
The Abilities Fund
To get approval for your small business loan application, you must be able to meet the lending criteria set down. Some organisations are more risk averse than others, and will therefore have more st...
The United States Small Business Administration, otherwise known as SBA, is a United States government agency that was established on the 30th day of July, 1953.