Common Questions & Answers

What is offered?

  • Access to Monmade, the Craft Business Accelerator’s trade group of creative businesses
  • Flexible term loans
  • Commercial real estate loans
  • Capital for start-up costs
  • Business Education

Who is eligible?

  • Minority-owned businesses
  • Woman-, immigrant- or veteran-owned businesses
  • Creative businesses in economically distressed areas of western Pennsylvania

How much can you borrow?

  • We have done loans from $10,000 up to $3 million. Our average loan is $250,000

What can the loan be used for?

  • Working capital to start-up or expand your business
  • Purchase equipment
  • Real estate acquisition or renovation

Contact Our Expert

Adam Kenney
Director of the Craft Business Accelerator

412.201.2450 x119 | Email

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