The Staunton Creative Community Fund offers a variety of paths towards funding for small businesses in the Central Shenandoah Valley. Whether through a variety of loan products or by facilitating local investments, we can help you find the resources you need to start or expand your business. For more information, please contact Nick Walge, our Director of Capital.



Loan Funds

$500 to $50,000 for business start-up or expansion. Our loan funds can support start-up costs, job creation, marketing, and working capital. We provide free counseling to help develop your business plan.

Invest Local

Connecting local dollars with local projects, learn more at We are building tools and providing opportunities to invest in your community and build your neighborhood.