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The Small Business Flex Fund is a simple, low-interest loan specifically for small businesses and nonprofits in Washington state. Organizations with fewer than 50 employees can apply for loans of up to $150,000.

Loan terms include:

  • 3% – 4% interest rates
  • No fees & interest-only payments for the first year
  • 60-month loan terms
  • No collateral is required

Funds can be used for payroll; rent and utilities; building improvements; marketing and advertising; supplies, and other business expenses.

On this webinar, you will learn:

  • How to prepare to apply for a strong application
  • About eligibility criteria and who to contact with questions
  • Hear from businesses that successfully applied for the loan
  • About additional resources for nonprofits

Presented in partnership with:

Program Speakers

Kristina Hudson

CEO, OneRedmond

Greg Scully

Manager, Nonprofit Resources & Community Partnerships, 501 Commons

Keith Swenson

Deputy Assistant Director, Office of Economic Development & Competitiveness, Washington State Department of Commerce

Mat Thalakotur

Founder, Mighty Gum

Anne Finnegan

Director, National Development Council