Welcome

At the Entrepreneur Fund, we believe small businesses have the power to transform their communities and regions. Every day we partner with entrepreneurs in Minnesota and Wisconsin to make that a reality.

YOUR PARTNER, AT ANY STAGE

No matter the stage of your business we can help you move forward. Select the phase that best fits your business to learn about EF services, loans, and resources that can help you tackle your business goals.

Starting

Take the next step to turn your idea into a business. Let us connect you to resources that will get you well on your way.

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Building

Work on your business and not just in it. Our team can help you develop strategies and pair them with capital and tools to help you achieve your goals.

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Scaling

Take it to the next level. We are here to help you navigate your options as you consider expanding your business.

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Women’s Business Alliance

The Women’s Business Alliance (WBA) is a program of the Entrepreneur Fund, and a certified Women’s Business Center of the SBA, that provides specialized advising, training, networking and access to capital for women entrepreneurs across 17 counties in Minnesota and Wisconsin.

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The Latest

Introducing Stride, an Innovative Program Designed for BIPOC Entrepreneurs


Pictured above: Dr. Ronald Ferguson – Local Entrepreneur, Professor of Sociology & Stride Program Advisor Advancing Economic Justice through Entrepreneurship The Entrepreneur Fund has launched a comprehensive program to advance… Read more »

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SOAR Conference for Women Returns with New 2-Day Hybrid Schedule


The SOAR (Seize Opportunities and Rise) Conference is designed for local women entrepreneurs and small business owners to learn, connect, and be inspired to take the next step in growing… Read more »

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Rising Interest Rates and Ongoing Inflation: Things to Consider for Your Business


Interest rates have been at historic lows for the last couple of years. Now interest rates are rising and expected to continue to increase over time. Beyond interest rates, we… Read more »

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Fulfilling Our Mission

20,900 entrepreneurs served

$129 million in total lending

10k jobs created or sustained across the region

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