Theo Ransum, our Community Advantage Loan Officer in Alaska, was recently presented with the SBA Alaska District Director Excellence Award. Theo was hand-chosen by the District Director for his outstanding advocacy for the SBA Community Advantage program. When Theo is not helping small businesses gain access to capital, he can often be found networking at … Read more Excellence in Alaska
NADCO is the primary trade association for CDCs and other lenders that administer the SBA loan programs. At this year’s annual conference in Nashville, TN, our borrower, Yuka Shimizu of Bellevue Children’s Academy, was honored as NADCO’s 2019 Community Cornerstone Diamond Award winner! Yuka and her husband immigrated to the United States in 1989. They … Read more We’re honored to have worked with this year’s NADCO Community Cornerstone Diamond Award winner!
Last month we were at the NADCO Spring Summit in Washington DC. We met with members of Congress from the Pacific Northwest and shared with them some of the many SBA 504 and Community Advantage success stories that have been taking place right in their own backyards. We’re thankful to have had the opportunity to … Read more Evergreen on the loose