Financing With a Focus

Lendistry is proud to serve as selected partner, administrator, or intermediary for a number of special programs and make them available to qualified business owners and entrepreneurs.

Check back often as these programs frequently change.

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Special Programs:

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Airport Concessions Lending Program

Lendistry’s Airport Concessions Lending Program offers flexible funding to minority owned businesses that are Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) certified and pursuing participation in airport concession contracts.

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Amazon Community Lending Program

The Amazon Community Lending program is a partnership between Amazon and Lendistry to help more sellers grow. Business financing options are available to eligible small businesses selling in the Amazon US store.
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Colorado CLIMBER Loan Fund

The CLIMBER (Colorado Loans to Increase Mainstreet Business Economic Recovery) Loan Fund is a program to provide working capital loans to small businesses in the state of Colorado to promote recovery, save jobs, and help support the state economy. Lendistry is an approved loan provider for the program.


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Colorado Startup Loan Fund

As an approved lender of the Colorado Startup Loan Fund Program, Lendistry offers working capital loans to Colorado startup and small businesses to help them move forward and grow. This program is supported by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade. 


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PPP Forgiveness

Register and apply for PPP Forgiveness.



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California Dream Fund

The CA Dream Fund seeds entrepreneurship by providing new small business owners with technical and financial assistance. Eligible participants can apply for a grant up to $10,000, powered by Lendistry, when their training is complete.

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California Nonprofit Performing Arts Grant Program

The purpose of the California Nonprofit Performing Arts Grant Program was created to provide grants to eligible nonprofit performing arts organizations to encourage workforce development. The Program includes $49,500,000.00 to be allocated in one or more rounds to eligible nonprofit performing arts organizations that meet certain criteria.

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California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program

The Program is now closed to new applicants, but documents and information are still available.

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California Venues Grant Program

This Program has relaunched for Round 2 with expanded eligibility requirements.


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L.A. County Economic Opportunity Grant Program

The Economic Opportunity Grant Program (EOG) consists of four (4) American Rescue Plan (ARP) -funded grant programs and one State of California (State) funded grant program designed to support qualified small businesses, microentrepreneurs, food industry businesses (e.g. restaurants), and non-profits in Los Angeles County.

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New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program

This Program is now closed.

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New York State Seed Funding Grant Program

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.