During his speech today, President Obama expressed the urgency to support small businesses and modernize our community infrastructure to create and sustain jobs. The federally funded New Markets Tax Credit program is an excellent example of how this type of initiative can work to benefit Ohioans. Since its inception, this program has created thousands of [...]
Finance Fund brings resources and projects together to improve the economic vitality of distressed communities. Learn more about our work, how to apply for our programs and how to involve our experts in your educational seminars or news stories.
We invite you to consider supporting our mission to build bridges between financial resources and the low-income community to improve the quality of life for people.
We can link your contribution with a project or community that matches your goals, and we know how to leverage your contribution to create the greatest social impact.
Finance Fund works with state and federal policy makers on issues that impact economic development in Ohio. Whether it's to educate about an issue or provide information, our ultimate aim is to help leaders better serve their citizens through new and continuing support for programs that improve the quality of life for many people.
Our work is guided by community-based organizations and leaders who know best what is needed in their own backyards.
Since 1987, Finance Fund has directly benefited the lives of Ohioans by funding small business expansion and job creation. Our focus areas include healthy food projects, education and training, community facilities and health care.
Finance Fund provides funding for projects that fulfill community needs, create jobs and improve the quality of life in economically distressed communities.
We connect small business owners, developers and community development organizations with public and private sources of funding. Our funding programs include urban and rural lending, grants and gap financing.
For 29 years, Finance Fund has connected local for-profit business owners and nonprofit organizations with public and private funding to help spark community development and create jobs in distressed communities statewide. Find out more about Finance Fund's work, projects and partners and how we can help you achieve your goals and benefit your community.