Items Tagged with 'Michigan Strategic Fund'


State approves funding for two Grand Rapids projects

June 19, 2015
Two Grand Rapids real estate projects that will result in more than 30 jobs have been approved by the Michigan Strategic Fund. Read More

616 project gets loan from state

May 9, 2014
The Lofts on Michigan, a 616 Development project on Michigan Street NE in Grand Rapids, has been awarded a $2.45 million Michigan Community Revitalization Program loan from the Michigan Strategic Fund. Read More

Grow Michigan loans $20M in first year

West Michigan banks are involved in helping small businesses expand.

February 21, 2014
Grow Michigan LLC approved a dozen loans its first year worth $20.1 million, and small business borrowers include a Grand Rapids brewpub business that has opened a new pub in East Lansing. Read More

Audit: Michigan fund reports erroneous job-creation data

September 26, 2013
| By AP
LANSING — The state’s Michigan Strategic Fund overstated job-creation data by companies that have received grants through government incentive programs, according to a state audit released this week. Read More

Grow MI has money for small businesses

February 22, 2013
Grow Michigan LLC has hung out its shingle and is ready for small business borrowers. Read More

State money encourages new high-tech startups

Grand Rapids’ Smart Zone is right in the thick of things.

December 8, 2012
LANSING — With $8.5 million in grants to award, the state is encouraging local programs to support high-tech startup companies. Read More