Items Tagged with 'Rende Progress Capital'


Racial equity lender receives federal funding

January 15, 2020
A local racial equity lender has received technical assistance funding from the federal government. Read More

Gender-inclusive shoe line ties up funding

Serial entrepreneur will use racial equity loan to step up her 1-year-old venture.

September 20, 2019
Care Monique Allen will take a stride forward in the coming days after securing a loan for her gender-inclusive online shoe shop. Read More

Spanish-language radio station gets capital infusion

Wyoming-based multimedia platform La Mejor GR plans upgrades.

August 2, 2019
A 6-year-old Latino-owned digital radio station plans to make a bigger splash in the community with help from a local racial equity lender. Read More

‘I was able to … have someone see me’

Turned away by traditional banks, Dominican salon secures expansion loan through private capital fund.

July 12, 2019
A salon that has been quietly operating on a busy corridor in Grand Rapids for 15 years will get its long-awaited expansion thanks to a local racial equity lending firm. Read More

Racial equity lender participates in first loan

Rende Progress Capital invests in medical transport business in partnership with Northern Initiatives.

January 4, 2019
Richard Flowers, owner of Reliable Medical Transport, plans to expand his vehicle fleet and staff, and build a second transportation business in 2019, thanks to financing from a pair of alternative lenders. Read More

Former Kellogg fellows launch racial equity lending firm

Rende Progress Capital gets rolling with $300K from Grand Rapids Community Foundation.

June 1, 2018
There likely will be a new community development financial institution on the block. Read More

RPC’s minority inclusion goal a welcomed sight

June 1, 2018
The Business Journal is reporting on the creation of a venture capital group seeking certification as a U.S. Department of Treasury Community Development Financial Institution. Read More