LiftFund is a non-profit small business lender and provides education and consulting for small business owners.


LiftFund’s mission is to provide credit and services to small businesses and entrepreneurs who do not have access to loans from commercial sources and to provide leadership and innovation to the microlending industry. 

LiftFund transforms lives by opening doors, leveling the financial playing field and building a community of shared success through entrepreneurship.

Additionally, we are a SBA 504 Certified Development Company. The 504 program,  provides healthy growing businesses with affordable long-term, fixed-rate financing for major fixed assets, such as land and buildings. We work with the SBA and Private-Sector lenders to provide commercial real estate financing up to $4 million, to small businesses under the SBA 504 Program.

Services Provided

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Microloans (Specialty)


  • One-on-One Counseling (Specialty)

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Women’s Business Issues (Specialty)

Starting a Business

  • Forming a Business (Specialty)


  • Budget, Cash Flow and Financial Statements Training
Contact Information
Erika Hersh