Wacif is a nonprofit community loan fund dedicated to supporting underserved communities in the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan Area by providing flexible loans, consulting and training workshops to community-minded entrepreneurs committed to starting and building locally-owned small businesses and organizations.
Wacif has been creating meaningful change for underserved neighborhoods in and around Washington, D.C. by providing small business loans to women and minorities for over 30 years.
- 1500+Full & Part-time Jobs
Created and retained thousands of jobs for local communities
- $32M+Flexible Financing
Provided millions of dollars in flexible financing for local small businesses and development of affordable housing
- 2000+Hours of Counseling
Supported local entrepreneurs with thousands of hours of business counseling and technical assistance
- 79%Woman or Minority-Owned
Support of disadvantaged businesses in Wacif’s portfolio which are Woman or Minority-Owned
Meet our community-minded and locally-owned small business clients who are creating jobs and supporting underserved neighborhoods in Washington, D.C.
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