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 based on understanding that communities know best what is needed in their own backyard.
Since 1987, Finance Fund has directly benefited the lives of Ohioans - creating or expanding small businesses, enabling access to jobs, building affordable housing and early child care facilities and education classrooms.
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, entrepreneurs, developers and community development organizations with public and private sources of funding. Our funding programs include grants, gap financing and urban and rural lending.
For 28 years, Finance Fund has connected local small business owners and entrepreneurs 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.