Pursuit (formerly Excelsior Growth Fund), Launch NY, PathStone Enterprise Center and Westminster Economic Development Initiative with support from JPMorgan Chase are supporting entrepreneurs in the Western New York Region. Connect now and access the financing and training you need to start or grow your business.


About Capital Connect

Capital Connect provides a one-stop portal for business owners seeking funding or advice to help their business grow. By joining the efforts and resources of four leading nonprofit organizations, Capital Connect is eliminating barriers to accessing capital and ensuring that every business owner is provided the opportunity to start, grow and thrive.

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Small business loans from $500 - $500,000

Equity Financing from $25,000 - $100,000

Free one-on-one business advice

Your Easiest Way to Connect to Business Funding and Resources

With support from JPMorgan Chase

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Small Business Loans from $500 - $500,000

Equity Financing from $25,000 - $100,000

Free One-on-One Business Advice

Our Partners

Capital Connect brings together Pursuit (formerly Excelsior Growth Fund), Launch New York, Inc. (Launch NY), PathStone Enterprise Center, Inc. and Westminster Economic Development Initiative (WEDI). We are local, nonprofit organizations committed to increasing business opportunities for low-income, minority, women and immigrant entrepreneurs. 

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Connecting is free and takes less than 5 minutes! 

Your One-Stop Resource for Growing Your Business

When you submit an application through Capital Connect, you apply to all four funders at once! Connect online for free and get matched with business resources that best meet your business needs.

How Capital Connect Works

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Connect for Free to Funding and Resources

Connecting is free and takes less than 5 minutes! 

Set your financial goals in motion!

Come network with fellow business owners, meet the Capital Connect team, and learn from pros on how to reach your goals!

Tuesday, June 18 @ 5 PM

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