Economic Development Briefing
Name: Economic Development Briefing
Date: February 20, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
Registration: Register Now
Presenter: Nichole Crust, Kiva Greater Madison
Lunch Sponsor: Culligan Total Water
Business Intro: Automation Components Inc.
Kiva Greater Madison officially launched on February 4, bringing crowdfunded microloans to small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs in Greater Madison. This initiative has been brought to Madison through the support of the following sponsors: City of Madison, Madison Gas and Electric, The Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC), WBD, Wells Fargo, The Evjue Foundation, and State Bank of Cross Plains.
Through Kiva Greater Madison, anyone can help grow small business and promote local job creation for a little as $25. Small business loans crowdfunded through Kiva Greater Madison are on average $5,000 and are offered at 0% interest with no fees. For borrowers who may be rejected by traditional lenders, Kiva provides opportunity.