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2020 Annual Report
We put our mission to work at a critical time in history when equitable access to flexible capital and business assistance was needed most.Read Our 2020 Annual Report
Recover & Grow
Flexible financing to navigate business disruptions and capture recovery opportunities.Learn More
Where We Work
We ignite economic growth across western Pennsylvania.
707 Grant St.,
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
1001 State Street,
Erie, PA 16501
30 E. Main Street,
Uniontown, PA 15401
7800 Susquehanna Street
Transforming an abandoned factory into a beacon of opportunity for Homewood.Watch Video
Peach Street - Erie, PA
Reconnecting businesses and communities left behind to the mainstream economy.Watch Video
Monmade and Community Land Trust Homes
Local products for local real estate development projects.Watch Video
My Three Sons Vending
Helping businesses build healthier communities.Watch Video
Helping creative businesses power community development.Watch Video
"A popular Johnstown restaurant has announced plans for a $1.2 million expansion that would bring a large outdoor dining courtyard and top floor cigar bar to downtown. The owners of Balance Restaurant, Intrignia Incorporated, say the company bought the three properties located next to Mission Inn Event Space on Main Street."
"From being the historical site where Oliver Hazard Perry’s fleet that defeated the British in the Battle of Lake Erie during the War of 1812 was constructed, to locomotives shipped worldwide after GE Transportation put a stake in the ground at the turn of the 20th century, to an industrial waterfront that featured a shingle factory, a papermill, and a coke plant, Erie has been known as a region that makes things."
"It is a way to encourage the design community to continue making innovative products and how to wrap sustainability into beautiful products that can be integrated into the built environment.”
"April 22, 2021 - Western Pennsylvania: Earth Day 2021 brings a close to Monmade’s first ONE
Green Product Design Competition 2021.
The 3 winners of Monmade’s ONE Green Product Design Competition are:
● John Peña: Core Sample Bollard & Text Bollard
● Transit Forge: TRANSITION Bike Racks
● Clark Morelia - Jocelyn Avila & Rob Hackett: Modular Light"
Join Mary Jo Lincoln, CPA of Riverside Sales Group, LLC to discuss any of your accounting, tax, sales, or business start-up questions over a cup of coffee. She will cover …
Let’s Talk Strategy with Nisha Blackwell Thursday, March 25, 2021 | 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. So now you have good bookkeeping practices, a solid legal foundation, a fully functioning …
E-Commerce Fundamentals Thursday, March 18, 2021 | 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. This Get Legit webinar is lead by Alecia Dawn, a Pittsburgh-based creative entrepreneur with a wide range of experience including …
Identifying Your Brand and Understanding Your Customer Thursday, March 11, 2021 | 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. In this webinar, Madeline Farina, a freelance marketing consultant who specializes in small …