Finance your Business

There are many resources available to you for financing your small business and getting the technical tools to start or grow it. 


The City of Providence is pleased to offer city-wide and geographically targeted programs to help businesses directly and indirectly fill financing gaps.

Access to Capital

Financing is essential to launching and growing your business. The City of Providence and State of Rhode Island provides capitalized, debt financing programs for qualified applicants.


Find out about business tax requirements in Providence and Rhode Island.

Doing Business with City Government

Learn more about opportunities to contract with the City and State.