The Creative Business Loan Fund, launched by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA), in partnership with Bridgeway Capital and the Community First Fund, offers flexible financing tailored to the needs of creative businesses across the commonwealth.

Learn how the Creative Business Loan Fund can help you pursue opportunities for business growth. Creative Business Loan Fund

Access Elements of Creative Business Success

Capital

Patient and flexible capital remains key for creative businesses  pursuing opportunities and mitigating challenges. The CBA’s position at Bridgeway streamlines the pathway from interesting idea to funded project for creative businesses across the region.

Markets

The CBA works with creative business to strengthen their relationships with customers both regionally and beyond. CBA platforms and programs like Monamde, PG&H, and ORIGINS directly impact creative businesses’ brands and bottom lines.

Guidance

We provide free technical assistance for businesses facing hurdles and questions of all kind. Email us today to schedule free Virtual Technical Assistance or check out our Free Webinars.

Peers

Designing, making, marketing, and running a creative business becomes isolating experience. The CBA built and supports a community of artists, designers, makers, and craftspeople dedicated to pursuing creative fulfillment and business impact.

Space

Through Bridgeway’s 7800 Susquehanna Street building and other projects and partners across the region, the CBA offers creative businesses access to stable, safe, and affordable work spaces where they get room to grow.

Workforce

As creative businesses grow they generate of quality jobs, ranging from production to promotion. The CBA helps them understand the benefits and challenges of growing and managing a team of employees and/or contractors.

Contact the CBA Team

Adam Kenney
Director of the
Creative Business Accelerator

412.201.2450 x119 | Email

Katie Johnson
Business Support & Impact Specialist for the Creative Business Accelerator

412 201 2450 x 136 | Email

Katie Schaible
Design and Development Specialist
for Monmade

412.201.2450 x116 | Email

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