FSC First provides access to financing to small and minority businesses through distinct loan products. The loans are a product of public-private partnerships between a consortium of participating banks, Prince George’s County, Maryland, and FSC First.
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Latest News

FSC First Announces New Board Members

06.18.19

FSC FIRST ELECTS NEW LEADFSC First is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Board members! With almost two decades of experience in the banking industry, Shanton Kittler currently serves as Senior Vice President and SBA Lending Manager at MainStreet Bank. In this capacity, some of her responsibilities include: growing and managing the credit quality […]

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FSC First Elects New Leadership To Its Board of Directors

04.30.19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FSC FIRST ELECTS NEW LEADERSHIP TO ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS LARGO, MD (February 1, 2019) –FSC First, the premier lending partner for businesses in the region, is pleased to announce the appointment of its four officers and four new members: Kenneth L. White, Senior Vice President, Revere Bank (Chairman); Diane Brown, COO, Prince George’s […]

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Events

Tue 18

Financial Empowerment Workshop: Educational Series for Local Business Owners Ready to master the financial aspect of your business? Join FSC First and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) at a bi-weekly workshop for local business owners or operators who are ready to take their activities to the next level. Come learn about how to secure […]

Wed 19

Business Networking Happy Hour

June 19 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Connect! Network! Enhance Your Competitive Edge! Join FSC First and the National Association of Real Estate Brokers at our Business Networking Happy Hour on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, at 4:30 pm. Learn about FSC First’s programs – direct financing assistance, economic incentives, and other benefits – available to support commercial tenants, property owners, and development […]

MBCC grows businesses through Education, Networking, and Advocacy. The Maryland Black Chamber of Commerce will host a discussion with supplier diversity representatives from local companies. Invited guest include: WSSC Carefirst The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Baltimore University of Maryland Medical Systems BG&E This small group discussion will be an opportunity to learn how to […]

Success Stories

Tropical Smoothie Cafe

Healthy Living Ventures dba Tropical Smoothie Café is a national franchise with over 20 years of experience and an expanding number of outlets nationwide (over 500) with a mission to inspire a healthier lifestyle by serving amazing food and smoothies with a bit of tropical fun. The franchise will be expanding into Prince George’s County with a location at the new Bowie Marketplace.

Able to Remodel with a Development Corporation Revolving Loan Fund.

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Sandy Bottom Sparkling Rum Cocktails

The company had been in existence for 8 years, and recently received an order from the MGM National Harbor to add to its growing list of clients. In order to fulfill the MGM order and to meet the growing demand for their premium pre-mixed rum-based cocktail, the company needed immediate access to capital to increase its capacity with their selected distillery and product bottling.

Able to increase capacity with a VLT Small Business Flex Fund.

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Susan Gage Caterer, Inc.

FSC First and the Prince George’s County Economic Development Corporation jointly nominated and congratulates Susan Gage Caterer, Inc. (Susan Gage), a woman-owned business headquartered in Hyattsville, MD, on receiving the 2018 Maryland Economic Development Association’s (MEDA) Large Community Development Project Award.

Expanded service with the Economic Development Incentive Fund (EDI Fund).

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