Two-Percent Loans provide financing to small Minneapolis businesses (retail, service or light manufacturing) to purchase equipment and/or to make building improvements.
Henry Blake with Kharis Consulting offers the following services through Elevate Business:
- Business planning and assessment
- Business plan writing
- One-on-one business advising or coaching
- Navigation of Elevate Business resources and referrals
*Note: Elevate Business advisors provide professional consulting only. Any fees associated with websites, technology, or ongoing costs of implementing advisor recommended strategies such as marketing, websites or software the sole responsibility of the business owner.
NDC supports entrepreneurs from startup to expansion through entrepreneur training, business loans, business services, and incubators and real estate.
The Business Development Fund is a financial tool provided to Minneapolis based businesses for assistance in redevelopment projects that have a potential for the creation of jobs that will be filled by Minneapolis residents.
The Alternative Financing program provides small Minneapolis businesses (neighborhood retail, service or light manufacturing) an alternative financing to the interest-based system that is in accordance with Islamic law, or Sharia.