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Character-Based Lending

Have you ever wondered what would happen if the field of investment actually empowered those closest to directly impacted communities to make capital deployment decisions?

Conventional banking hasn't worked for businesses owned by people of color. But a new network is designed to get money flowing fairly to BIPOC economies.

Learn more at Yes! Magazine

To date, our CBL Pilot has deployed $800,000 to ten Black-, Indigeneous-, and Asian-owned businesses around the country. Learn more about this collaboration between Common Future, MORTAR, Native Women Lead, and ConnectUP! below: