PITTSBURGH, March 1, 2012 -- Bridgeway Capital, a local community development financial institution, is opening an office in Erie on March 1 to provide more service to the northwestern counties in Pennsylvania. The expansion will allow Bridgeway Capital to provide additional financing and assistance to small businesses and nonprofits in the region, opening the door for more job, business, and community service growth in underserved communities.
“Access to capital remains critical in this economy, and we have a responsibility to reach out to more people and small businesses in our market,” said Mark Peterson, President of Bridgeway Capital. “Adding a satellite office in Erie is an important and natural step. We appreciate the encouragement we have received from many leaders in Erie and we look forward to working with them to leverage the impact of our financing and increase economic opportunity in the region.”
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