Empowering SF’s Entrepreneurs

In San Francisco, Main Street Launch operates as San Francisco Launch. Working with the Mayor’s Office of Economic & Workforce Development (OEWD) we will continue to provide capital to businesses through the Revolving Loan Fund (RLF), Emerging Business Loan Fund (EBLF), and other lending programs. In the last 5 years, we have funded over 100 companies, and those businesses have created and sustained nearly 1,000 jobs in San Francisco.

Our Services


One-on-one business advising to launch to the next level, whether as a new or an existing business.


Connection to a network of people and resources, including financial and business support services.


Small business loans from $10,000 to $250,000 (click here for our San Francisco brochure).

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For more information about whether or not our services are right for you, call Darius Mahajer, Senior Vice President – San Francisco Launch at 415.213.8677 or email him at

Client Spotlight

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Resources For Your New or Existing Business connects free expert advisers and mentors to entrepreneurs for tailored, hands-on assistance to grow businesses and create new quality jobs in their communities.  Click here to sign up at no cost to you.


Townsquared is a closed social network that connects neighborhood small businesses to each other.  This platform fosters collaboration among businesses and offers a place to share resources and information.  Click here to join at no cost to you.


Localwise connects local people to jobs at local businesses.  As small businesses are ready to make their first hire or grow their team, Localwise offers a local job community focused on building talent in small businesses.  Click here to post a job.

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Loan Inquiry Form

If you would like more information about our loan program, please fill-out this Loan Inquiry form. Go to the Loan Inquiry Form