Financing Solutions to Meet Your Business Needs

Microloans for Entrepreneurs

When a small amount of capital is needed to launch your next big project or business.

Loans for Startups

Flexible capital for entrepreneurs to startup or grow emerging small businesses.

Loans for Business Growth

Tailored to meet your growing
company’s business needs.

COVID-19 Response Fund

Learn more about patient loan capital and loan modifications available
to small businesses and nonprofits in Western Pennsylvania

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Common Questions & Answers

What do we offer?

  • Loans for COVID-19 Response Fund from $5,000 up to $50,000, not to exceed 50% of three months of operating expenses
  • Loans for startup or expansion from $10,000 up to $3 million. Our average loan size is $250,000
  • Flexible terms
  • Competitive fixed rates
  • Technical Assistance

Who is eligible?

  • Minority-, woman-, immigrant- or veteran-owned businesses, or
  • Businesses in economically distressed urban and rural areas

Where do we work?

  • Bridgeway serves 15 counties in western Pennsylvania from our three offices located in Pittsburgh, Erie, and Uniontown
  • We work in the following counties; Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Clarion, Crawford, Erie, Fayette, Indiana, Greene, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, Washington, and Westmoreland

Our Experts

Michael Dunmire
Growth Loan Officer

Aaron Aldrich
Growth Loan Officer

Shawn Thomas
Entrepreneur Lending Director

Reid Smith
Director of Uniontown Office

Cathryn Easterling
Director of Erie Office

Connect With Us

Let's talk about how we can help.