Press Releases

 

Through our continuum of solutions, Momentus Capital is making an impact with communities across the country. We invite you to read our press releases from across the Momentus Capital family of organizations.

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05/14/2024

Momentus Capital Closes $171 Million Equitable Prosperity Fund to Drive Positive Social Impact in Underestimated Communities

One of the largest BIPOC-led impact investing funds, the Equitable Prosperity Fund I, will seek to help accelerate the growth of companies that are creating positive impact in underserved communities.

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05/6/2024

In 2023, Momentus Capital Deployed $531 Million to Help Small Business Owners, Underrepresented Developers, and Disinvested Communities

The annual report for the Momentus Capital branded family of organizations showcases the deep and durable impact being created in communities nationwide.

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05/1/2024

More Than $700,000 in Grants Awarded to D.C. Area Food Businesses and Nonprofits for Cold Storage Needs

Now in its second year, the “Keeping It Cool” grants provide cold storage support for local small food businesses and nonprofits to improve access to healthy foods.

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04/16/2024

Jaime Aldama Named as New President of Momentus Securities

Momentus Securities — a registered broker-dealer and FINRA member — is proud to announce that Jaime Aldama has been named the new President of Momentus Securities, effective April 1, 2024. Mr. Aldama was one of Momentus Securities’ first employees, joining in July 2022 as its Head of Capital Markets.

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04/15/2024

Momentus Capital Recognized as One of the Best Nonprofits to Work For

In its 2024 rankings, The NonProfit Times selected the Momentus Capital branded family of organizations as the #3 large nonprofit, #17 overall.

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03/22/2024

Melissa Stallings of Momentus Capital Wins “Diversity in Business” Award From the Washington Business Journal

Ms. Stallings was honored for leading programs that help diverse entrepreneurs overcome barriers caused by systemic racism to grow their businesses, close the racial wealth gap, and create more affordable housing, jobs, and other opportunities for the communities they serve.

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03/18/2024

Capital Impact Partners Named to ImpactAssets 50 For Seventh Straight Year, Retains Emeritus Impact Manager Distinction

For the seventh straight year, Capital Impact Partners has been selected for the ImpactAssets 50 – a free, annual database for investors of private capital fund managers delivering social and environmental impact as well as financial returns.

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01/30/2024

Momentus Securities Receives SBA Pool Assembler Status

Under the Secondary Market Program, approved SBA Pool Assemblers are authorized to assemble eligible 7(a) loans and market Guaranteed Loan Pool Certificates (SBA Pools). In addition, SBA Pool Assemblers are granted authority to issue and market interest-only investments on these pools known as COOFs.

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10/17/2023

Ellis Carr of Momentus Capital Named to the Washington Business Journal’s “Power 100” List for 2023

“We assembled our annual Power 100 list of the most influential business leaders with the pending revival of Greater Washington top of mind,” wrote Washington Business Journal Editor-in-Chief Douglas Fruehling. “Who has the courage to stand up and discuss our problems without holding back? Who has the leadership skills — and, sometimes, the dollars — to make a difference? Who can we count on?”

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