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Broad, Germantown, and Erie (BGE)

Bringing restoration, beautification, traffic safety, and investment to downtown North Philadelphia.

Business Coach program

Providing one-on-one coaching for small businesses.

Business Security Camera Program

Funding for businesses to get surveillance cameras.

Empowerment Zones

Generating economic growth through programming and initiatives in targeted areas.

Fair Chance Hiring Initiative

Reimbursing local employers who hire individuals returning from incarceration.

Federal Opportunity Zones

Spurring economic growth in Philadelphia through the application of federal tax benefits to qualified investments.

Fueling Philadelphia's Talent Engine

Creating a comprehensive workforce development strategy to bridge the gap between job-seekers and employers.

InStore Forgivable Loan Program

Helping businesses buy equipment and make interior improvements.

Keystone Innovation Zones

Providing tax credits to for-profit companies in the life sciences and tech.

Keystone Opportunity Zones

Using tax exemptions to increase investment in areas lacking development.​


Giving businesses access to zero percent interest loans through a crowdfunding platform.

Philadelphia COVID-19 Small Business Relief Fund

Providing some small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic with immediate relief through a mix of grants and loans.

PHL Taking Care of Business Clean Corridors Program

Creating employment opportunities for residents while keeping Philadelphia’s neighborhood commercial corridors clean.

Storefront Improvement Program

Helping business and property owners to upgrade their storefronts.