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Bank on Success, Invest in Women
Partner with WomenVenture on Small Business Loans

WomenVenture is a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Community Development Reinvestment Fund (CDFI), Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), and WeLend loan provider offering loans of up to $50,000 to qualified borrowers to launch or grow small business.

WomenVenture Offers:

  • Greater flexibility in underwriting loans
  • Focus on global cash flow
  • Tolerant with collateral and credit scores
  • Relationships with multiple economic development agencies to help secure complete funding packages for clients
  • Quick turnaround and approval process
  • Complimentary post-loan support for all clients

Learn more about our loan program.

Why Partner with WomenVenture?

  • We are an alternative financing source
  • We can enhance your relationships with new and existing client
    • Improve client retention & satisfaction
  • We are a valuable educational & financial resource for your clients
  • We can provide gap financing
  • We provide technical assistance in the areas of accounting, marketing, human resources, legal and general business operations
    • We improve success ratios and decrease the likelihood of business failure
  • We can help you fulfill your Community Reinvestment Act requirements
    • Your bank can sponsor our programs
    • Your employees can volunteer with our organization
    • Your bankers can provide loan referrals
  • We can provide reverse referrals to your bank

To discuss a partnership between your bank and WomenVenture, please contact: Jason Burak, Senior Loan Officer, 612.224.9559,

Together, we can help women entrepreneurs
fulfill their dreams of business ownership!