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Expand Capital to Small Businesses in Socially and Economically Disadvantaged Urban Communities and Rural Areas

Goal Leaders: William M. Manger, Associate Administrator, Office of Capital Access

Jason D. Simmons, Associate Administrator, Office of Business and Economic Development

Goal Statement: Entrepreneurs in emerging markets do not have access to adequate capital to start or grow their business. By September 30, 2019, increase the number of loans by 5 percent from the FY 2017 baseline to small businesses in socially and economically disadvantaged urban communities and rural areas.

Implementation Action Plans will be available with the Q1 FY 2018 performance update.