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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Outreach Events Attended

20+

Group Financial Coaching Sessions Hosted

$4,000+

Total Loan Capital Outstanding

$55,000+

Total Loan Capital Closed

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