SBA - U.S. Small Business Administration - Loan Programs & Services to Help Small Business Start, Grow & Succeed. SCORE is a resources partner of the SBA.
Coastal Community Capital - Community development financing institution. Provides loan capital for Southeastern Massachusetts for business and job creation. SBA 504 lender.
SEED Corp.- South Eastern Economic Development - Focuses on job creation by financing all types of small businesses in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Top regional SBA 504 lender.
Community Development Partnership - Encourage, finance, and assist both existing and new small business development on the Lower Cape, including Micro Loans.
MassDevelopment - Financial tools and real estate expertise needed to stimulate economic growth across Massachusetts.
BDC Capital - Massachusetts Small Business Capital Access Program, loans created by Mass. Business Development Corp.
Crowdfunding - Crowd Funding or Crowd Financing is an on-line process that can connect entrepreneurs to a collective group of individual potential investors. Several examples: Kickstarter & Indiegogo and many more...
Crowdfunding Platforms for Nonprofits (Source: Blue Shoe Strategy)
On-Line Business Lending - What they are. Where to find them. Several examples: Kabbage, Fundera, BlueVine and many more...
Grants - A comprehensive guide from www.grants.gov for available grants by category and granting Agency. Includes a grant learning center.