- Black Entrepreneurs NYC (BE NYC): Organization that caters to entrepreneurs at all business stages, community organizations, advocates, and leaders, to co-design and tailor programs to help Black entrepreneurs start and grow thriving businesses across the five boroughs.
- Alternative Lenders Directory: ESD supports Alternative Lenders throughout New York State so they are better able to meet the financing needs of small businesses.
- Brooklyn Alliance Capital, Inc.: provides financing to under-served minority and immigrant entrepreneurs and low-income small business owners to increase financial stability and foster economic growth that will create jobs in Brooklyn.
- Fair Share NYC: a targeted campaign to connect small business owners to federal relief funds including the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Advance. As well as gaining access to daily webinars, one-on-one assistance, connections to ppp lenders and sba resources.