Prairie Rose Development

who we are

Helping diverse entrepreneurs and small business owners succeed and create meaningful, sustainable living wage jobs in challenging times

Our mission

Our mission is to stimulate the creation, prosperity and economic welfare of diverse small businesses creating sustainable, living-wage jobs within their communities

What we do

We connect entrepreneurs and small business owners with access to the mentorship and debt capital needed to start and/or grow, creating opportunities for underserved and underestimated populations of business owners to succeed and thrive.

Underserved Entrepreneur Fund Development

We build stronger and more inclusive communities by promoting entrepreneurship development and small business ownership.

Strengthen Communities

New and young small businesses create almost all of the net new jobs in the United States each year.

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Success Stories

How to Help 

Invest in the future of your community.

Please let us help you create or operate a character based revolving loan fund in your community.

Our Funding Partners 

Do you want to help entrepreneurs and small business owners create meaningful, sustainable, living-wage jobs in your community? It all starts with mentorship and inclusive access to equitable capital.

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Become a Mentor

Mentorship is a integral element of the character-based lending we do at Prairie Rose Development because a small business with a mentor is twice as likely to succeed than one without a mentor. If you would like to volunteer your time to help mentor small businesses, please sign up now.