Business Ownership Initiative (BOI) is the lending arm of the Indy Chamber’s Entrepreneur Services division. We’re a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and a microlender through the Small Business Administration (SBA), which means we can provide microloans to clients who may not qualify through traditional lending organizations—clients like you. Learn how easy it is to get the funding you need and get started on your application.
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Frequently Asked Questions.
We offer loans to for-profit businesses. Currently, we do not lend to nonprofit organizations, unless the business meets one of the following exceptions: