The Loan Fund | NAWBO

The Loan Fund


New Mexico
+1 (505) 243-3196

The Loan Fund is an award-winning nonprofit organization that has helped hundreds of financially under-served small businesses and nonprofits across New Mexico to start, grow and thrive. Our clients are typically unable to access credit through banks or credit unions.

The Loan Fund is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is certified by the US Treasury Department as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI).

Quick Facts About The Loan Fund:

  • The Loan Fund's loan portfolio supports over 1,200 New Mexican jobs
  • ​The businesses that we are helping generate over $100 million in revenues annually
  • 60%+ of borrowers are minority entrepreneurs
  • 45% of borrowers are women entrepreneurs
  • Nearly all of our borrowers were unable to access financing through banks or credit unions
  • The Loan Fund was founded in 1989 to help alleviate poverty across New Mexico
  • We are New Mexico's oldest and most experienced nonprofit community lending organization

Our Services:

  • Loans and lines of credit at affordable rates to new and existing small businesses, as well as nonprofit organizations
  • Loans range from $5,000 to $750,000
  • Pre-loan consulting services to help clients become credit-ready
  • Active-loan consulting and training services to help clients' businesses succeed!
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