A loan of $10,000 helped boost my advertising, purchase inventory, and gain working capital.


Carleen's story

I grew up on the Northside of Pittsburgh and was a young single mother, I fought my way through corporate America and College, never giving up on my goals. I currently have a Masters Degree in Business, and many other certifications including Project Management, Human Resources Management, and Diversity Training Facilitation.
I am dedicated to my community; I have donated my time and resources to youth mentorship. I have donated thousands of meals to families, organizations, and individuals over the seven years of having Carmi.
Carmi is my dream, I will not let my dream go by the wayside.


This loan is special because:

It will help a female entrepreneur establish her marketing strategy and generate more job opportunities in order to grow her business.



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About Carmi Soul Food

Industry: Food
Years in operation: More than 5 years
Website: carmirestaurant.com


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