Business Lending & Investment

Online Application

The Business Development Investment Fund considers loans and equity investments that are not made to improve real estate owned by the borrower. The purpose of this fund is to fill downtown storefronts with thriving businesses that complement the master plan for downtown Macon. Loans can be used to start, sustain or grow a business in downtown Macon. Applications are accepted 24/7/365 and are reviewed when we receive them.

Apply Online for a Loan or Equity Investment

Print Applications and More Information

If you would like to learn more about the program, or apply by paper application, please click the links below to download the application and guidelines and a credit application. Reviewing these materials can also be a helpful way to prepare for an online application.
Download Business Development Loan Fund Application & Guidelines
Download Credit Application
Download a Personal Financial Statement (PFS) Template