For Small Businesses

Song Edwards

Software Quality Engineer

Reporting to the President & CEO, the SVP, Strategic Partnerships provides leadership to an 11+ person department. This individual will cultivate and build strategic relationships with a diverse set of key partnerships and stakeholders across the country to maximize impact and reach a greater number of small businesses and communities that have been systemically underserved. […]

NYC SBS Opportunity Fund

NYC SBS Opportunity Fund Suburb of NYC

The result of a partnership between the City of New York, Goldman Sachs, Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth, local Community Development Financial Institutions CDFIs, and CRF, the New York City Small Business Opportunity Fund (NYC SBS) launched in January 2023. Through the $75 million program, local community lenders provided loans ranging from $2,000 to $250,000 […]