BusinessAdvising.org

For CDFI & Nonprofit Lenders

Increase the impact of your capital in the community.


BusinessAdvising.org gives your CDFI or nonprofit a turnkey solution to offer mentoring and advising technical assistance services to your small business clients, or supplement an existing mentorship program with targeted advising based on the specific challenges of your clients.

Benefits To Your CDFI or Nonprofit


  • A plug-and-play mentoring platform that your clients can access from anywhere
  • Track prospective- and current-borrower engagement and manage risk ratings
  • Easily meet your clients needs with the right mentor or advisor from a pool of hundreds of active professionals from major banks, consulting firms, and Fortune 500 companies
  • Drive equity with our unique focus on women, people of color, veterans, and people with disabilities
  • Uniform brand and client experience with a customized landing page for your program or organization
  • Custom technical assistance reporting for your loan portfolio or funders such as client demographics, revenue growth, hiring, and social impact outcomes 

Pricing and Plans


Low-Cost Pilot

Try us out with a pilot that fits your budget 

  • Up to 10 businesses
  • Basic enrollment report
  • Aggregate twelve-month results report

Outsource Technical Assistance

Support loan programs and grant obligations

  • 11 – 100 businesses with unlimited matches
  • Enrollment report(s)
  • Detailed six-month and twelve-month results reports

Custom Mentoring

We can build a program that meets your needs

  • Can include hundreds of business and advisors
  • Custom metrics and reporting schedule
  • Annual social impact data and more!

Support Local Businesses In Your Community


Small business owners need more than just a check. Our small business advising and mentoring program matches small business owners with pro bono expert business advisors who provide tailored, hands-on assistance to help small businesses thrive. Companies working with BusinessAdvising.org increase their annual revenue by 20% on average and added jobs at ten times the national rate. BusinessAdvising.org also removes location as a barrier, so wherever you are in America, we’ll find the best advisor to help your companies grow.

Volunteer advisors donate 5 hours of their time each month, and in the last few years they’ve empowered hundreds of small businesses to create and maintain tens of thousands of jobs for working people in underserved communities.


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