Associated Bank invests $1 million in Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation's Loan Opportunity Fund

February 20, 2018
Donald Harris

Associated Bank announced Tuesday, February 13, 2018, that as part of its commitment to communities and businesses across Wisconsin, it had invested $1 million in The Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC)’s ‘Putting Dreams To Work’ Loan Opportunity fund. The investment, which will support micro and small business loans for women- and minority-owned companies throughout Wisconsin, was given through Associated Bank’s Associated Community Development program and furthers the bank’s ongoing community-focused commitments and initiatives. Loans distributed as part of the investment will help businesses purchase equipment, make improvements to their stores or locations, stock inventory and supplement start-up costs.