To the Editor: The BBJ’s editorial “Don’t forget Boston’s immigrants” (March 18) accurately states that a key challenge immigrant businesses face is access to capital to grow and thrive. The
With over 60 attendees from community development corporations, chambers of commerce and micro-lending organizations across the Commonwealth, the group covered a wide range of topics emphasizing the
Photo: Left to Right: Mark Tajima (Energia), Kathleen Anderson (Holyoke Chamber), Ivelice Lefevbre (Energia), John Lebeaux, (MA Department of Agricultural Resources), Alison Moronta (MGCC), Sheila
An introduction to MassHousing's $1 million Construction Contract Financing Program, which helps minority- and women-owned subcontractors obtain work on MassHousing-financed construction projects. The
Small businesses that need capital may have an equally great need for assistance in building their capacity.