Lending + Investing
Our Lending + Investing department offers microlending and credit counseling to qualifying small business owners. Women, minorities, disabled persons, and service-disabled vets may be eligible for Targeted Small Business status. We can help you work through your loan application and answer any questions you may have about the loan process.
Our FIN Capital program is the first women's angel investing group in the state of Iowa. FIN is a private membership network of individual female angel investors across Iowa, interested in financing privately held companies in the early stages of development. The program's goal is to grow women's wealth through angel investments.
Education + Resources
Our Education + Resources department offers classes targeted specifically to small business owners, with flexible schedules and skill-building coursework. In conjunction with our group education courses, we offer one-on-one small business counseling and coaching services to help you start or grow your small business. We also provide free year-round tax preparation and planning to qualifying individuals. Our Women's Business Center program is also housed under our Education + Resources department.
Advocacy + Networking
Our Advocacy + Networking department provides networking opportunities with Iowa professionals and introductions to niche small business specialists. Our events are designed to bring like-minded Iowa entrepreneurs together in an environment that promotes community and creativity.