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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09/29/2022

Momentus Capital Receives Grant From Mastercard’s Strive USA Initiative to Support Small Businesses

Strive USA will join together and strengthen an ecosystem of organizations primed to address three common challenges small businesses are confronting.

Momentus Capital
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09/23/2022

CDC Small Business Finance Receives Two Top Honors as SBA Business Development Officers of the Year

Stacey Sanchez and Ken Rosenthal were two of just five people to be named “BDO of the Year” by The Coleman Report, a leading banking publication that annually honors the best in small business lending practices.

CDC Small Business Finance
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08/9/2022

Fast Company Names Ellis Carr to Most Creative People in Business List

Ellis Carr, the president and CEO of the Momentus Capital family of companies, has been selected by Fast Company in the business publication’s 14th annual list of the Most Creative People in Business.

Momentus Capital
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07/28/2022

Momentus Capital Joins with Biden-Harris Administration as a Founding Member of New Coalition Dedicated to Addressing Economic Disparities and Accelerating Economic Opportunities

Momentus Capital is honored to serve as one of the founding members of the Biden-Harris administration’s Economic Opportunity Coalition (EOC) to catalyze public and private investments that address economic disparities in communities of color.

Momentus Capital
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07/21/2022

Leading Mission-Driven Organizations Launch Momentus Capital to Transform How The Financial Sector Helps Entrepreneurs and Communities Thrive

In a first-of-its-kind merger, Capital Impact Partners, CDC Small Business Finance, and Ventures Lending Technologies are coming together as Momentus Capital to create the transformational change needed in the financial sector to build inclusive and equitable communities.

Momentus Capital
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06/20/2022

Growing Diverse Housing Developers: A New Training Program For Developers of Color sponsored by the Wells Fargo Foundation

Capital Impact Partners joins forces with leading community development organizations launched with the Wells Fargo Foundation in support of real estate developers of color and creating more affordable housing.

Capital Impact Partners
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04/28/2022

15 Developers of Color Welcomed into New Accelerator Program Sponsored By Amazon

Capital Impact Partners announced the inaugural class of its Housing Equity Accelerator Fellowship, a program funded by a grant of more than $5 million from the Amazon Housing Equity Fund.

Capital Impact Partners
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04/25/2022

Empowering Black-Owned Businesses: “Activate Detroit” Brings New Credit-Blind Approach

Credit scores don’t tell the whole story of small business entrepreneurs. Activate Detroit – a new “credit blind” loan product meant to empower Black entrepreneurs – is changing the way their story is told.

CDC Small Business Finance
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03/31/2022

Capital Impact Partners and CDC Small Business Finance Applaud Greater Washington Partnership and Biden-Harris Administration for Massive Commitment to Small Businesses and Communities of Color

Capital Impact Partners and CDC Small Business Finance are proud to stand alongside the Greater Washington Partnership and the Biden-Harris Administration for new commitments that will aid small businesses and communities of color.

Capital Impact Partners