Colorado Enterprise Fund in the news


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Colorado Enterprise Fund Receives Grant from Xcel Energy Foundation - 07/29/2015

Funding supports delivery of technical assistance to small business borrowers statewide

Colorado Enterprise Fund Celebrates Lending $3.5 Million to Longmont Small Businesses - 07/21/2015

Partnership with City of Longmont Expands Loan Program to Benefit More Entrepreneurs

Colorado Enterprise Fund Hires Healthy Food Program Manager - 04/06/2015

Anne Misak brings experience from Philadelphia's healthy food access initiatives and community co-op projects to help food-based small businesses find financing in Colorado

OFN and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Announce Finance Collaborative Participants - 02/19/2015

CEF is one of 24 lenders chosen nation-wide to receive intensive training and peer-learning opportunities to help small business succeed in underserved communities

CEF Borrowers Accepted into Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses National Training Program - 02/16/2015

Six Join Spring 2015 Cohort for 11-week Fully Paid Program at Babson College in Boston

Nick Massie of Colorado Enterprise Fund Selected for Prestigious Citi Leadership Program - 01/26/2015

Massie is One of 48 Professionals Chosen for Second Year of Unique Professional Development Program Initiative to Advance Opportunity Finance Expertise Nationwide

Colorado Enterprise Fund Receives Grant from The Denver Foundation - 01/12/2015

Funding supports technical assistance to minority and low income business owners




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The Ours To Own (OTO) Impact on the Ground - 08/31/2015

Calvert Foundation staff and local investors see how OTO investment creates positive change in the Denver community via strategic development projects supporting community facilities and small businesses

New funding to help small neighborhood food stores in Denver - 08/03/2015

The Corner Store Program is working with small, neighborhood stores [like CEF's Fairfax Market] to help bring healthy food and produce into their establishments.

Colorado Enterprise Fund receives $15K grant from Xcel to boost small business services - 07/30/2015

CEF announced a $15,000 grant award from Xcel Energy to support its entrepreneurial development program - Business Acceleration Services - offered to its small business borrowers.

Longmont small businesses thriving thanks to Colorado loan program - 07/23/2015

Colorado Enterprise Fund partners with the City of Longmont and community organizations to finance small businesses locating in historic downtown area

Natural-Product Businesses Thrive in Boulder, Naturally - 05/29/2015

Discover the types of unique businesses Colorado Enterprise Fund and other lending partners have helped to start and grow in Boulder

Teresa Porter named Colorado Small Business Person of 2015 - 05/07/2015

Colorado Enterprise Fund named Community/Rural Lender of the Year at SBA award ceremony in Aurora

SBA names 2015 small business award winners for Colorado - 04/24/2015

Colorado Enterprise Fund is Community/Rural Lender of the Year and will accept award on May 6 during National Small Business Week

Weld County renews grant agreement with Colorado Enterprise Fund - 03/25/2015

Read how Colorado Enterprise Fund is having an impact in Weld County with financing that assists small and emerging businesses

New lending program helps small businesses get loans - 02/21/2015

Read about the SBA Community Advantage loan program now offered by nonprofit lenders like Colorado Lending Source and Colorado Enterprise Fund