Small business support

Small business support

Whether you work for a small business or rely on one for the things you need, we all understand the critical role that startups and expanding businesses play in our communities and our lives. That’s why we continue to do everything we can to partner with entrepreneurs and small business owners. These stories highlight local lending and investing, personal ingenuity, and a passion to create and retain jobs and offer new products and services. We hope they remind you of what we can achieve together.

Supporting women entrepreneurs in partnership with the National Association of Women Business Owners group of women
Our lending program helps U.S. military veterans kick-start and grow their business man riding motorcycle
Read our report on how women small business owners are poised to end 2019 on a high note Tina's Tech storefront
Hear what inspired Lisa Ludwinski to open her much-loved bakery on ‘That Made All The Difference’ New podcast interview with Lisa Ludwinksi
Learn how technology is helping owners manage their business and build customer relations woman at shop register
Hispanic business owners are modifying their hiring approaches to better compete for talent in 2019 Hispanic man on phone
Turning people's dreams into thriving businesses spur entrepreneurship
Vermont community loan fund announces $2 million loan from Bank of America Vermont Community Loan Fund logo
Small Shops series makes a big difference in Detroit The HUB Detroit thehubdetroit.com
CDFIs fuel social and economic progress two people standing next to building
See how we’re bringing our approach to responsible growth to life Buzzing city
As the largest investor in community development financial institutions, we're supporting local economies CDFI
Growing to support women entrepreneurs in more communities nationwide Tory Burch