Ruben Becerra, owner of Gil’s Broiler and Manske Roll Bakery and Dixie Cream Donuts, worked with LiftFund 16 years ago when it was known as Accion Texas, and again just about a year ago. Daily Record photos by Tara Pohlmeyer.
Greater San Marcos Partnership’s Victor Garza (left), the organization’s business retention and expansion director, contacted LiftFund at the beginning of this year. Miguel De La Riva (center) and Arie Muñoz (right) will be holding office hours every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for small business owners who may not qualify for a bank loan.
Tara Pohlmeyer - Staff Reporter
For small businesses, sometimes a little help can go a long way.
The Greater San Marcos Partnership, or GSMP, has partnered with LiftFund, a non-profit small business lender that helps those who may not qualify for a traditional loan, to offer office hours for entrepreneurs in the area.