Held monthly, the roundtable sessions allow for business owners to meet in either a group or one-on-one setting with other business owners, BBIF staff and our Technical Assistance Team. The roundtable program is designed to deliver measurable impact as the business owners’ management skills are enhanced, strengthened, and improved. Business owners are also supported in this training by a team of “BBIF Graduate” mentors. Our team can provide support in the following areas:
Our lending team provides one-on-one coaching for business owners to provide advice specific to their unique business needs. Participation in an orientation session is required prior to setting up a one-on-one session. Please contact our office to schedule an appointment.
On a monthly basis, our loan team meets with potential clients to share an overview presentation of our products and services. Orientations are held at the BBIF Florida office each month at 5:00 p.m. on the second Tuesday; click here to register for the next session.
To develop and promote Black business enterprises through education, training, loans, investments, and other activities and aggressively promote an atmosphere conducive to their development.
To provide loan capital and business development training to all minority and all underserved businesses.
To make BBIF Florida a self-sustaining and high-performing CDFI by utilizing business and real estate development other initiatives as tools for growth.
BBIF Florida’s approach to developing a successful business is founded in the belief that business success is achieved when the right attitude, capacity, networking, access to capital and opportunities