Rende Progress Capital [RPC] is pleased to announce its newest partnership with a conventional lending institution supporting RPC's mission to provide business technical assistance services to Excluded Entrepreneurs in order to equip them for potential small business lending, eliminate their barriers to traditional loans due to bias, increase business ownership and eliminate the racial wealth gap.
RPC and the Michigan State University Federal Credit Union [MSUFCU] Desk Drawer Fund partnership involves cooperating to provide technical assistance sessions to Excluded Entrepreneurs and includes support to RPC for its day-to-day operations. This partnership also marks the first credit union journeying with RPC.
Eric Foster, Co-founder, Chair and Managing Director stated "I am excited that their [MSUFCU] values of community engagement and awards in diversity and inclusion connect with our unique mission to address the challenging issues of advancing economic equity for ethnically diverse entrepreneurs.”
Whitney Anderson-Harrell, Executive Director of the Desk Drawer Fund and MSUFCU Chief Community Development Officer noted that "The partnership with Rende Progress Capital and the Desk Drawer Fund will help entrepreneurs identify opportunities and obtain resources to realize their dreams.”
Please visit the following link for the full press release announcement by selecting the Press Release titled RPC Press Release: RPC and MSUFCF at https://www.rendeprogresscapital.com/downloads