September 23, 2017

Looking for a business loan or grant?

Mayor Lovely Warren is inviting business owners in the city of Rochester to attend an information session to learn how to access the City’s loans, grants and services in order to grow or improve their business.

Department of Neighborhood and Business Development Commissioner (NBD) Bayé Muhammad will be joined by NBD staff to present information on the various types of loans, services and grants available to city business owners. Such programs can assist with the purchase of furniture, fixtures, equipment, real estate, renovations, façade improvements and more.

Information sessions are scheduled as follows:

5 to 6 p.m., Thursday, March 16: Frederick Douglass R-Center, 999 South Ave.
5 to 6 p.m., Thursday, March 30: Edgerton R-Center, 41 Backus St.
5 to 6 p.m., Thursday, April 13: Carter Street R-Center, 500 Carter St.
5 to 6 p.m., Thursday, April 27: Port of Rochester, Harbor Center, 1000 N. River St.


To RSVP contact Horace Allen at 585.428.6169 or via email at