|Business Finance Widget
The Business Oregon finance team manages loan programs and business services. Use this widget to quickly determine programs that may assist in meeting your business's financial needs.
A general checklist of items you may need to present, along with a completed program application form to apply for Business Oregon financing.
Capital Assistance Program (CAP)
CAP helps lenders (banks and credit unions) make more commercial loans to small businesses and provides capital for start-up or expansion.
Credit Enhancement Fund (CEF)
Designed to help businesses that are having difficulty accessing conventional financing by providing lenders with additional security.
Entrepreneurial Development Loan Fund
The Entrepreneurial Development Loan Fund (EDLF) provides direct loans to help start-ups, micro-enterprises and small businesses expand or become established in Oregon.
Oregon Business Development Fund
Application and program information for the Oregon Business Development Fund (OBDF), a revolving loan fund administered by Business Oregon.
SBA - Loans and Grants
Identify Federal government financing programs available to help you start or expand your business.
Assistance for small and medium sized Oregon companies interested in becoming exporters.
Export Assistance Program
Financial assistance for small businesses to support international trade show participation, trade missions and exporting training.
|Albina Opportunities Corporation
Albina Opportunities Corporation is a nonprofit Community Development Financial Institution providing loans to small business owners.
Search for specific information, compare options, or take a short questionnaire to determine your eligibility for each program.
A central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs.
Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber
The Hispanic Chamber offers services to assist businesses with a start up or expansion, business plans or software training, offers small business loans, as well as guidance with contracts and procurements.
Mercy Corps NW
Mercy Corps Northwest provides micro loans to entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their own small business.
Oregon Microenterprise Network (OMEN)
A revolving loan fund that provides capital access to Oregon communities who have little or no access to loan programs and cannot access traditional financial services.
Portland Seed Fund
We find and surround the most promising seed-stage companies with capital, mentoring and contacts to nurture vigorous economic growth in Oregon.
Resources to Grow Your Business
Assistance navigating political, regulatory, zoning, licensing, consulting and recruitment concerns for growing businesses. Find a mentor and assistance with writing your business plan.
USDA - Rural Development
Delivers a variety of Federal loan guarantee, direct loan, and grant programs designed to create and retain jobs, support business and cooperative development, and promote sustainable economic progress in Oregon's rural communities.