Advocate for Latino/Hispanic business issues and as a partner in support of issues confronting the Latino/Hispanic community as a whole
Initiated the creation of the Microenterprise Revolving Loan Fund in 1996. To date, $7 million of loan capital has been made available to start up and expanding businesses of which 90% of are Hispanic/Latino businesses.
Provide technical assistance for small businesses with obtaining licenses, accounting, access to loans and more.
Partner with the Better Business Bureau to curtail scams targeting Latino/Hispanic businesses.