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:
8(a) Business Development Program
  • 8(a) Business Development Program: Administered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), this program enables small businesses that are majority-owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals who are U.S. citizens to seek and secure sole-source contracts directly from Federal agencies over a nine-year period