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Erie, PA 16501


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Uniontown, PA 15401

ECGRA and Bridgeway Capital invests $5 million in minority entrepreneurs

YOUR ERIE - It's a groundbreaking investment that will help minority businesses in Erie county shatter glass ceilings. Officials from ECGRA and Bridgeway Capital announced the Erie Inclusive Fund, a $5 million program that wants to elevate minority businesses in our area. This investment will support the expansion of the successful Erie Urban Entrepreneur Program.

Erie Inclusive Fund Launched

ERIE NEWS NOW - TV Segment on Erie Inclusive Fund investing in minority-owned businesses.

Majestic Lane on gentrification. What it is. What it isn’t. And how to avoid it.

NEXT PITTSBURGH - What does that early type of investment look like? 7800 Susquehanna is another example. It was done purposefully to bring in these resources, to bring businesses in and to support local businesses. Bridgeway Capital was very purposeful in making sure local businesses would participate.

$5 million fund will help minority business owners in Erie

ERIE TIMES - ECGRA is contributing $2.5 million to establish the low-interest loan fund that will be matched dollar-for-dollar by Pittsburgh-based Bridgeway Capital, a not-for-profit lender that will make 1 percent loans. The loans will be made in Erie County over the next three years with a commitment to invest half in minority-owned businesses.

Bridgeway’s 28th Annual Event

For the past 28 years, Bridgeway Capital has ignited inclusive economic growth across western Pennsylvania. We invite you to celebrate our 28th Anniversary on October 24th at the August Wilson …

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Pittsburgh is filled with great places to shop local. Monmade’s community of producers is celebrated in downtown Pittsburgh’s newest concept store, Shop PGandH. Located at 536 Smithfield Street, PG&H offers a collection of handmade and small-batch manufactured home goods from our region’s finest craftspeople and designers, all under one roof. Stop by, shop local, and grab a coffee in house from Redhawk Coffee ...

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Looking for a quiet moment and some fresh inspiration during this busy season? Stop by our Design/Side exhibition Brew House Association gallery where you'll find a collection artful and useful goods from independent designers and artisans living and working in South Pittsburgh. Discover fresh design including home goods, architectural elements, lighting, and jewelry from Monmade producers: Building Bytes/Coded Clay, Maia Leppo, Worker Bird, Vessel Studio Glass. For more information and gallery hours visit (📸: Jason Snyder Photographer/Pittsburgh Tintype Studio) ...

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Fashion week, @larrimorspgh & #smallbusiness opportunities w/ @Google & @facebook wasn't where Nisha thought her sewing career would go. She wasn’t sure how to work her sewing machine at first. See how she founded @Knotzland & empowers others. @monmadepgh

Read how investments in Erie are adding up. ECGRA has contributed $2.5 million for the Erie Inclusive Fund matched by Bridgeway. These developments are further signs that Erie is open for business. Contact us to discuss funding your project from concept to completion. #IgniteErie

#InTheSpotlight: BreAnna Liberto leapt from dance student to studio owner with some #smallbiz lessons from @ClarionSBDC and a #loan from @Bridgeway_Cap earning her the spotlight as our 2017 Young Entrepreneur of the Year. Nominate today by tapping here::

Celeste Phillips turned $50 into #smallbusiness Big LuLu's Trucking business. @Bridgeway_Cap @WellsFargo