Providing economic
opportunities for everyone

It’s simple: we believe every small business deserves fair, responsible access to capital. Lendistry is a minority and women-led small business lender. To support small businesses, we offer small business loans, commercial real estate loans, and a path to the government and private programs that we administer. Small business owners who are new to the lending world come to Lendistry when they’re ready to grow their businesses.

Eleazar Bueno of Empanadas Monumental smiles as customers entering his small business

Eleazar Bueno, Empanadas Monumental, New York City

Amazon Community Lending

In partnership with Lendistry

A year after its successful pilot launch, the Amazon Community Lending program is now a long-term offering to help even more sellers grow. Since its launch, the program has loaned over $35 million to over 800 sellers – surpassing the original goal of $10 million during the pilot. Now, the program plans to loan over $150 million in the next three years to small businesses selling in the Amazon US store.

New York State Seed Funding

The New York State Seed Funding Grant
Program was created to provide assistance to
early-stage small businesses to succeed in a
recovering New York State economy.

Colorado Startup Loan Fund

Program supported by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade that provides Colorado startup and small businesses funds to help them move forward and grow.

Watch Everett’s testimony before the U.S. House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth

“You can’t support entrepreneurship without supporting capital access to underserved and underbanked communities, because it is these very communities that are producing entrepreneurs at a higher rate than any others.”
– Everett K. Sands, CEO of Lendistry

I’m grateful that Lendistry offered this funding source and that the work still continues”

— AFYA Counseling & Wellness Services

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