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While the federal government does not provide grants for starting or growing small businesses, one of the mechanisms in place to promote small business growth and economic development is the Community Development Financial Institution Fund managed by the US Department of the Treasury.
Community Development Financial Institutions fall into four categories:
Bank of Cherokee County, Inc.
Chickasaw Banc Holding Company
Fort Gibson State Bank
MetaFund Corporation f.k.a. Oklahoma MetaFund CDC
MetaMarkets OK, LLC.
Neighborhood Housing Services of Oklahoma City, Inc.
New Markets Redevelopment, LP
There are many U.S. government grants that are available today. American citizens are not just aware or familiar with it because there is not advertisement about it. This is probably because there are no funds allocated for such announcements....
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