Loan Programs

If an artist’s business plans call for borrowing funds, there may be options available other than a conventional business loan. These resources highlight some of those options. Many small business lending programs include assistance with business development in addition to loans.

Note: The resources on these pages are listed by priority, with top-rated items appearing first. For more information on the listings and how to submit recommendations for listings, please see the note at the end of Artists' Career Resources.

What’s the “Buzz” About CDFIs?



A cerfnews article about how community development financial institutions (CDFIs) can help craft business owners succeed.