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Grant and Loan Opportunities for Minority, Women-owned Business

There are several funding resources available to small businesses experiencing financial hardship or seeking capital to grow and expand.

Grants and Loans

  • Mortgage, Utility, and Rent Relief Program
  • Wake Forward Loan Program    
  • Wake County COVID-19 Relief Fund for Local Arts Organizations
  • RETOOL NC Grant
  • CornerSquare Community Capital
  • NC IDEA Black Entrepreneurship Grant

Learn more



One Exchange Plaza
Suite 727
Raleigh, NC 27601
Mark Weldon
Business Retention & Expansion Manager