If you’re a Hispanic-Latino business owner—whether you’re a startup or a long-time entrepreneur—you know that getting the money you need to operate and grow your business is critical to success. That’s why Bank of America and Seneca Women created this Access to Capital Directory. It puts at your fingertips hundreds of organizations providing funding for businesses owned by Hispanic-Latino entrepreneurs across the U.S.
A good place to start is to learn how to use this Directory and to learn more about the types of capital included by visiting the About page. You can also start your search using the Search Tool below.
Featured Sources of Capital
Black and Latino Angel Investment Fund
We are a group of investors providing seed-stage capital to high-growth, next-economy start-ups owned by people of color. We bring diverse experiences as New Jersey-based entrepreneurs and successful small business owners, academic leaders, corporate representatives, and venture corporation founders.
Prestamos CDFI, a division of Chicanos Por La Causa
Early Stage, Growth Stage, Later Stage • $1,000,000
Prestamos is a Community Development Financial Institution(“CDFI”) and a Community Development Entity(“CDE”) that provides high-quality financial products and services for small businesses
New York State Minority and Women-Owned Business Development & Lending Program
Grant, Loan Fund
The program's purpose is to provide financial assistance to minority- and women-owned business enterprises (MWBE) in the state, and also to projects and programs that assist the development of entrepreneurship among minority persons and women in New York State.
Aperture Venture Capital
Aperture Venture Capital is VC for the Multicultural Mainstream™. We are on a mission to redefine the venture landscape for generations of diverse entrepreneurs by building an ecosystem engineered for successful exits.
3CORE is a private, nonprofit corporation that works as the economic development planning and coordinating agency for California's Tri-County region, composed of Butte, Glenn and Tehama counties and the nine member cities located therein. We will help you secure your next small business loan.
Intel Capital Diversity Fund
We invest in teams with the vision and ability to bring breakthrough ideas to market. It is our strong belief that people with diverse backgrounds and perspectives enable teams to make better decisions and to create technology that addresses the breadth of opportunities and challenges we face worldwide.
New York State’s new fund focuses on small businesses from traditionally underserved communities
Governor Kathy Hochul says the $30 million Pre-Seed and Seed Matching Fund Program will offer early-stage start-up companies $50,000 to $250,000.
This women- and Latinx-founded VC firm has $100 million to invest in diverse teams￼
Boston-based Mendoza Ventures has secured the first close on its third fund at $100M to use in early growth-stage startups, reports Tech Funding News.
Tulane has a new $10 million startup fund for women and minority entrepreneurs in New Orleans￼
The university’s fund will make available up to $200,000 per applicant, reports nola.com.
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