Certification
 
The following is a sample of the wide range of community-based lenders, banks, and crowdfunding sources that the Pace SBDC works with to provide access to small business financing:
NYC Certified Minority & Women-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE)
  • New York City M/WBE Certification: Administered by the NYC's Department of Small Business Services (SBS), the NYC M/WBE certification helps certified businesses obtain greater access to opportunities to sell their products and services to New York City agencies, and more effectively compete for contracts. Certified firms are also included in the NYC Directory, which promotes M/WBE businesses to purchasers