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Diversity Small Business Loan Program

For minority, women, and veteran-owned businesses.

Diversity Small Business Loan Program

Rivermark believes you should have a voice in your community. Through our Diversity Small Business Loan Program, minority-owned, women-owned, and veteran-owned businesses have the opportunity to obtain flexible financing needed to grow their businesses.


  • Term Loans and Lines of Credit
  • Secured and Unsecured Options
  • Fixed and Variable Rates
  • Flexible Underwriting

We are excited to assist local small businesses and community organizations in accessing the capital needed to help businesses thrive. Call 503.626.6600 ext. 636 or email [email protected] to learn more!

Contact our Business Team

Our Program Serves

Minority business owner.

Minority-Owned Small Businesses

Female business owner.

Woman-Owned Small Businesses

Veteran business owner.

Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

*Subject to credit approval. Open to eligible businesses in the Oregon and Washington counties we serve. Fees and other restrictions apply. Eligible borrowers must meet all criteria for the Diversity Small Business Program. Terms and conditions are subject to change.

**Minority-, woman-, and veteran-owned businesses are defined as businesses that are at least fifty-one percent (51%) minority, women or veteran-owned, operated, controlled and actively managed by an individual or group who are U.S. citizens. Minorities include, but are not limited to: Hispanic or Latino, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Black or African American, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and combined ethnic/racial groups. A “veteran” is any person who (i) served in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard or National Guard, including any member of a reserve component of the foregoing services, and (ii) was discharged or released from service under conditions other than dishonorable.