The Center for Growth is here to help your business access capital to support your growth. We work with your business to develop financial packages tailored to the needs of your project, from Main Street retail to the largest corporate office and industrial projects.
We have a gap financing tool, the GROW Fund, to assist businesses and workforce housing projects. Additionally, we can help you navigate local, state, and federal loan and incentive programs to meet your needs. We can also introduce your business to our robust network of banking and finance partners.
GROW Fund Contributors
Managed by the Milwaukee Economic Development Corporation, founding members of the fund include Bank Five Nine, BMO Harris Bank, Johnson Bank and Town Bank. In 2023, Waukesha County contributed a historic $4.5 million to the fund.
The Center for Growth is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. This status is important for businesses and foundations to leverage the tax benefits of contributing to the Center for Growth and the GROW Fund – not only to support other business growth, but to support the vitality of local communities as a whole.