Trustee: Made In Baltimore
- Why are you interested in becoming a Trustee?
- Made In Baltimore is a Kiva Trustee in order to help makers and small manufacturers in Baltimore City get the capital they need to scale their businesses.
- What is the mission of your organization?
- Our mission is to support and promote makers and manufacturers in Baltimore City, so that they may grow, hire, and re-invest in our communities.
Borrower Due Diligence
- How will you decide who to endorse as a borrower? What due diligence will you conduct?
- MIB will only endorse borrowers who have received the Made In Baltimore Business Certification. In order to receive this certification, businesses must be registered and in good standing in the State of Maryland (verified via state tax ID databases) and be producing a physical product in Baltimore City (verified by a site visit to their place of production). In addition, borrowers must have a formal interview with MIB staff regarding their plans for use of borrowed funds, and their plans for repayment.
About Made In Baltimore
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