The Entrepreneur Fund actively partners with entrepreneurs in northeast Minnesota, central Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin to spark growth and achieve success. We accelerate business growth with business loans and flexible financing, fuel success with strategic support and help promote a culture of entrepreneurship throughout the region. See our approach…

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Business Loans

Business Loans

We provide flexible financing for start-up, business growth, acquisition and working capital - Up to and exceeding $500k. Learn More…

Growth Strategies

Growth Strategies

Our expert advisors help business owners develop growth plans, expand critical managerial skills and access resources for systems development and peer networking. More information...

Women's Business Services

Women's Business Services

The Women's Business Alliance provides access to services and expert resources for women business owners and leaders. Learn More...

Foundation-Building for the Future

Ann and Kyle Anderson own The Tongue & Groove Store, formerly Northern Wholesale Millwork, manufacturing and selling solid wood products like flooring, paneling and trim molding. In 2012, the shop was busy, with the majority of their energy spent on day-to-day operations and “putting out fires,” as Ann put it…