About Us

Our Programs:

Investments in housing and community development
Innovative lending and entrepreneurial support
Advisory support for community and economic development
Professional education and training

Stories of Impact



Through a partnership with NDC’s Grow America Fund (GAF), the City of Santa Cruz, CA has created the Grow Santa Cruz Fund to provide critically-needed funds to its small businesses.  Like all GAF loan funds, the Grow Santa Cruz Fund will leverage at least three times the City’s initial investment, making over $1 million available to support local businesses and job creation. Read local press coverage in the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.