Mission-driven lenders – sometimes called community development financial institutions or CDFIs – are located throughout the US. The mission-driven lenders featured on this map provide loans to small business owners, and often have the ability to provide additional support such as educational resources for your small business needs and assistance with loan applications. Mission-driven lenders are committed to working with communities that traditional financial institutions historically have not or could not serve.
Live in New York state? You can also find a CDFI near you through the NYS CDFI Business Lending Network.
Think a CDFI loan is right for you? Keep reading.