Working Solutions Receives SBA PRIME Grant

Working Solutions Receives SBA PRIME Grant

Working Solutions is honored to have been awarded a grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration through the Program for Investment in Micro-Entrepreneurs (PRIME). Now in its 20th year, the PRIME grant program was created to help low-income entrepreneurs gain access to capital. Thank you to our local and national partners at the SBA, and congratulations to our fellow grantees across the country.

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Sara Razavi, Working Solutions CEO, Running for Opportunity Finance Network Board

Sara Razavi, Working Solutions CEO, Running for Opportunity Finance Network Board

Sara Razavi is proud to have been nominated by partner Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) to run for the board of the Opportunity Finance Network (OFN). Elections will be held at the upcoming OFN National Conference in October 2019. Read on to learn more about Sara and why she is interested in serving on the OFN board.

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Working Solutions, Bank of the West, and Nasdaq Partnership Event

Working Solutions, Bank of the West, and Nasdaq Partnership Event

Working Solutions was pleased to partner with Bank of the West, the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center, and Pacific Community Ventures on an event to raise awareness about lending resources available to small business owners through Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs). Our thanks to Bank of the West and Nasdaq for this opportunity to promote our work and the broader CDFI industry!

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Working Solutions in the South Bay

Working Solutions in the South Bay

Working Solutions has been growing our outreach efforts in the South Bay over the past year. Thanks to the support of the Sobrato Family Foundation and Wells Fargo, we have increased our staff presence and participation at community events in Silicon Valley and on the Peninsula. Recently, Working Solutions staff member Ginelle Curincita presented at two Spanish-language forums in San Jose, both hosted by the FDIC.

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