Get Involved

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Ascent Funding CommunityIt takes a community to build a business. As a non-traditional lender working with businesses who often have unique challenges, we rely on the support of our community to help them overcome their obstacles so they can grow and thrive.

There are many ways individuals and organizations can get involved.  If you’re interested in assisting small businesses and helping us create a vibrant community of strong and successful small businesses, click the links below to learn how.

Donate

Help us cover our operating expenses or provide us with capital to make loans.
Donate

Advise

Become a volunteer advisor and work one on one with our clients
Advise

Invest

Support local Portland businesses and make a social impact by investing in our loan portfolio.
Invest

Refer

If you work with businesses that can't get capital, be their champion by joining our referral team.
Refer

Partner

We give and receive support from many organizations in our community to achieve our aligned missions.
Partner