Barberton Growth Fund

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A little capital at the right time can make all the difference.

The Barberton Growth Fund is a $500,000 fund that supports entrepreneurs interested in growing their big ideas into big companies in the City of Barberton by offering payment-deferred, low-interest loans of up to $50,000.

Early stage companies in search of money to prove their technologies are invited to submit their business ideas and applications.

Developed by the Barberton Community Development Corporation with a significant investment from the Barberton Community Foundation, the Barberton Growth Fund targets promising young high-tech companies with the potential to attract future investors and go on to generate jobs and wealth for our city.

Loan Parameters

Eligibility Requirements

Application & Review Process

Apply here. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you will be asked to submit a more detailed application and project plan.

For More Information

Contact Scott Wagner, Executive Director, Barberton Community Development Corporation, 330.745.3070 or