Allegheny County Economic Development is committed to providing equitable lending solutions for business owners within Allegheny County. ACED has multiple loan programs to help businesses overcome financing barriers encountered during the loan underwriting process at the bank.
Hebrew Free Loan Association of Pittsburgh is a nonprofit that supports financial stability and advances opportunities for people in our region by providing interest-free loans. Interest-free loans are available on a nonsectarian basis to residents of Allegheny, Westmoreland, Washington, Butler, Beaver and Armstrong Counties who may not qualify for assistance through other institutions.
Honeycomb Credit gives business owners the funding they need to keep growing, and everyone the chance to invest in local businesses they love.
Kiva Pittsburgh helps financially excluded entrepreneurs fund their dreams by providing access to 0% interest capital and a community of 1.8 million supportive lenders. Over 200 businesses in Southwestern Pennsylvania have received Kiva loans!
Neighborhood Community Development Fund (NCDF) is a community-focused loan fund. The mission of the NCDF is to provide responsible and affordable credit to businesses, with a focus on minority and women entrepreneurs throughout Allegheny County. Over the past two decades, The NCDF has been a trustworthy strategic partner that empowers people to take the next step by growing businesses and revitalizing neighborhoods.