Investment Case Studies

7 Rays Heating – NEVADA

Martin Cordova

Business Development Officer

Alterations Best Stitch

Patricia Ramón González began her seamstress journey in Mexico, watching her mother stitch bridal wear. Years later, she's opened her own storefront and look towards opening a second.

Noe Gonzalez

Program Director for the NV MBDA Center

CrossFit Milo

Yuma Landing Company

Imagine that your 40-year-old business is at risk due to the pandemic and on top of experiencing the loss of a loved one months before. Learn the story of Yvonne Peach and the Coronado Historic Motor hotel.

Emerging Empowered Amid COVID-19 – Arizona Foundation for Women

Raul’s Cocina

The three ingredients that have made Raul’s Cocina a success are family, tradition and love. Raul’s Cocina, a local vegan Mexican food restaurant in Phoenix, is rooted in history & the bond of family. Anna “Salsa” Salazar, owner of Raul’s Cocina, spent the majority of her childhood in the kitchens of her nana (grandmother) and tias (aunts). The aromas, rhythmic noises of pots and pans all sparked feelings of joy and happiness... Read More

Maui Wowi -Coffees & Smoothies

Starting a business in the midst of a pandemic led Robert McNeal to ask for support from Prestamos CDFI. This is his story.

JOBOT Coffee Shop

B’s Granite & Marble

Micro Loans

Sylvan Learning Center Blue Diamond Las Vegas

Work & academic experience are very important to start a business. Learn the story of Tina Herrera & her school tutoring business, Sylvan Learning Center in Las Vegas, NV.

Zuleika Reyes

Business Advisor

Aioli Gourmet Burgers & Catering

Las Americas, CAHCC, and the PPP

Alexander Garcia

Business Advisor

ODR Auto Wrecking

RL Fitness



Barra Maria

Creating a legacy and tradition is what motivates Maria Gonzalez everyday as a business owner. While the 20 years have not been a walk in the park for the business, Maria still... Read More