The Capital Consortium
FLAG is a member of the Capital Consortium, a group of organizations convened and supported by the City of Philadelphia Department of Commerce. Members of the Capital Consortium include for-profit and nonprofit lenders, providers of technical assistance, and other organizations that are working together to assist small businesses start and grow.
For information about the Capital Consortium, contact:
Senior Manager, Commercial Corridor Development
Office of Neighborhood Economic Development
Department of Commerce, City of Philadelphia
One Parkway Building, 1515 Arch Street, 12th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-683-2153 - Jonathan.Snyder@phila.gov
How the Capital Consortium works...
The Department of Commerce enables small businesses to reach out to many different funding sources simultaneously through a simple process. Conversely, the Capital Consortium allows different funders to assess potential lending opportunities quickly and to collaborate in providing financial assistance to appropriate borrowers.
Other assistance with the Dept. of Commerce...
The FLAG seeks to enhance several programs of the Department of Commerce, specifically the Storefront Improvement Program (SIP), the Business Security Camera Program, and the InStore Program. Furthermore, the Department of Commerce supports local Community Development Corporations such as Germantown United CDC.
For information about Department of Commerce programs, visit the Business Services website at: