Loans and grants

Prosper West provides access to capital for businesses, non-profits and start-ups within a target area in the form of grants and low-interest loans.  Through these programs, Prosper West supports the growth and retention of local businesses within the Westside community while fostering business growth and increasing the capacity of Westside businesses to access capital through traditional lenders.

areas we serve

 accepting applications until JUNE 11, 2021 at 11:59 pm cst

Prosper West will administer low-interest loans of up to $25,000 to Westside food & beverage establishments for expenditures related to the build-out of outdoor dining spaces.  Examples of eligible expenses include outdoor furniture, barriers, fans, misters, and shade structures.

This loan is meant to provide opportunities for food & beverage establishments to expand their seating capacity and create an enjoyable outdoor dining experience in our beautiful Westside!

Please view the Patio Loan Guidelines to learn more about eligibility, interest rates, and more. 

How to Apply

To apply,  Download Application or Complete Online

After completing the application, please remember send the following documentation to info@prosperwestsa.org in order to complete your application submission:

  • Project Timeline
  • Project Budget
  • At least 6 photographs of the potential area to be transformed

All questions regarding this loan should be submitted in writing to info@prosperwestsa.org.

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Busines Growth

Loan Program

Prosper West San Antonio makes business loans for projects in its target area. Loan amounts range from $10,000 – $80,000. For more information on this opportunity, please e-mail melinda@prosperwestsa.org.

Application Deadline: June 11, 2021

PREVIOUS LOAN RECIPIENTS

BUSINESS GROWTH

GRANT program

The WDC Business Growth Grant Program is for businesses and non-profit social enterprises that need financial assistance to grow their business. A qualified business or social enterprise may be eligible for a matching grant of up to $5,000!

Application Deadline: June 11, 2021

PREVIOUS BUSINESS GROWTH GRANT RECIPIENTS

2017

2016

2015

2014

  • Richard Lira – 520 Fredericksburg Rd