Information you’ll need to provide

This year, required financial documents vary based on the size of loan you are requesting. In general, you can expect to provide items like:

  • A business budget and explanation how the loan will help reach your goals.
  • Financial statements, an operating budget, and cash flow projections.
  • Tax returns and bank statements.
  • Documentation to prove you are in good business standing.

Helpful tips

  • There is no minimum credit score to qualify.
  • Priority will be given to organizations and businesses that provide a community benefit, offer quality jobs, and are located in historically underserved neighborhoods.
  • The maximum interest rate for small business loans is 3%. Nonprofit organizations will not be charged interest.
  • This is the last year of funding.

If your business is in one of these neighborhoods, you can receive one-on-one application support at the following locations:

If your business is not located in one of the neighborhoods listed above, you can still receive assistance through the Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council (FSMSDC).

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