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The following small business success stories were compiled by CA lenders in the Mission Lenders Working Group. These are but a few examples of how mission lenders have used the CA loan guarantee to finance and grow sustainable small businesses in communities across the country.

Black Business Investment Fund (BBIF)

Serves businesses in Florida

B:Side Capital 
fka Colorado Lending Source
Serves businesses in Colorado

Carolina Small Business Development Fund
Serves businesses in North Carolina

CDC Small Business Finance
Serves businesses located  in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

Evergreen Business Capital
Serves businesses in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington

Growth Capital Corp.
Serves businesses in Ohio

Justine Petersen
Serves businesses in Missouri


Serves businesses in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas


Serves businesses in Idaho, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming   

Northern Initiatives
Serves businesses in Michigan and Wisconsin