SBA Loan


The Kent Regional Business Alliance is an intermediary lender for Small Business Administration’s Microenterprise Loan Program. This loan is available to clients with businesses located in Ashtabula, Carroll, Columbiana, Coshocton, Geauga, Harrison, Holmes, Mahoning, Portage, Stark, Trumbull and Tuscarawas Counties.

These loans will range in size from $5,000 to $15,000 with $10,000 being the average lending amount. While it is preferred that the loans be for business expansion, we will entertain requests for start-up capital if it is determined the business has a high probability for success.

Complete and submit a loan application to KRBA. There is a $25 fee to applicants to cover administrative costs.