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Featured Programs

  • Asset Building

    Empowering families to acquire assets, including a home, and to achieve long-term financial success.

  • Community Building

    Establishing community partnerships for the creation of stable and vibrant neighborhoods and communities.

  • Coalition Building

    Creating housing opportunities and strengthening the community through collaboration.

Events

  • Nov
    6
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Attendees will be able to meet with Financial and Business Technical Support Representatives, Network and apply for:

    • Small Business Loan
    • Business Plan Development Assistance
    • Marketing Assistance
    • Website Design and Support Assistance
    • Establishing Business Credit Assistance
    • Business Support Services

    Vendors Attending the Expo include:
    Small Business Development Center, Chase Bank, Flint & Genesee County Chamber of Commerce, FirstMerit Bank, Mark 3 Graphic Design, 3Sixty Interactive, and VetBizCentral.

    (Lite Snacks will be served)
    Registration required by calling Abron Andrews at 810-767-4622 ext. 22 or email aandrews@metroflint.org

  • Nov
    12
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Metro Community Development will sponsor a series of free Business Workshop classes that will focus on Business Financing.

    The Business Financing Workshop classes will be held at the Flint Public Library the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 6pm – 7pm. To register, please call Abron Andrews at (810) 767-4622 ext. 22.

    *Workshops topics may change due to speaker availability.

  • Nov
    15
    9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

    The Opportunity Knocks Workshop is for individuals who are considering the purchase of a home. The education ensures that the homebuyer will have a strong understanding of budgeting, the mortgage, the closing process, recapture taxes, and basic home maintenance, while avoiding predatory lending, and foreclosure.
    Please Register by Calling 810-767-4622 x 0

Our Mission is to serve as a leader and catalyst to expand and enhance quality housing and community development initiatives for underserved people and communities and to develop partnerships in Flint and Genesee County, leading to the creation of stable and vibrant neighborhoods and communities.

about Metro Community

More About Metro Community Development

Metro Community Development has two overarching goals: maintaining community stability and stimulating community economic development. These goals align along the focus areas, as a community development continuum, Asset Building, Community Building, and Coalition Building. These goals drive the financial products and development services the organization provides to the investment area. As a Certified Community Development Financial Institution and SBA intermediary MCD provides a critical role in the region (Genesee, Lapeer, Saginaw and Shiawassee) by providing technical assistance and affordable financial products to clients who would otherwise be unable to obtain loans from traditional financial institutions.