Welcome to the Hilltop Microfinance Initiative

HMFI aims to empower individuals by promoting financial independence and stimulating economic growth in the DC area. We offer a committed partnership that helps small business owners excluded from the commercial lending system grow their businesses by providing affordable access to capital.

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“I decided to apply for a loan with HMFI because it was a good opportunity for me to obtain capital that I would not otherwise have access to.”

- Aaron, HMFI client & local small business owner

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Adapting Your Small Business to the Virtual Environment

February 22, 2021

Key Tips for Remote Working By Jared Price (MSB’23) The COVID-19 pandemic poses new challenges for small businesses and their customers everyday. The outbreak uprooted traditional business models, leaving...

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Support Our Annual Holiday Drive!

November 14, 2020

By Jared Price (MSB ’23) and Madeleine Meier (MSB ’23) What is HMFI’s Annual Holiday Drive? With the holiday season on the horizon, HMFI is looking ahead to its Annual Holiday Drive....

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