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Bridgeway Capital

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Bridgeway Capital is a urban development organization based in Pittsburgh, PA that was founded in 1990. As of 2019 they had $10 million in revenue and $98 million in assets.

Bridgeway Capital is a nonprofit lender committed to effectively growing, innovating and stimulating economic development. They work to reach small businesses and organizations where they need it most -- with available capital.

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Program areas at Bridgeway Capital

Lending by Bridgeway Capital benefited low-income people and assisted in the formation and growth of small businesses and nonprofit organizations in low- to moderate-income communities across 15 counties in western Pennsylvania. 98 borrowers received loans totaling $23.1 million, which leveraged $53 million in additional financing. Borrowers ranged from entrepreneurs starting their first business to established businesses expanding operations and developing their job base, to non-profits providing critical social services and organizations focused on revitalizing distressed communities. The economic impact of this lending is projected to help create or retain 804 jobs.

Bridgeway Capital educated and assisted current and potential borrowers with 1,607 hours of one-on-one business skill assessments and coaching, tuition assistance for instructional and management skills development programs, and other forms of assistance to help them manage and grow their businesses. The education has helped to improve borrowers' financial management, business strategy, and other business operations, and has contributed to the economic development of western Pennsylvania. Bridgeway Capital also continued to provide professional real estate consulting services, free of charge, to nonprofit organizations seeking advice regarding their facility needs and challenges

The craft business accelerator (cba) at Bridgeway Capital supports regional craft businesses, maker enterprises, design-build shops, and entrepreneurial artists. The cba provides these "producers" with better access to elements of business success: space, Capital, peers, markets, guidance, and workforce. Since its inception in 2016, the cba facilitated over $2.1 million in sales for producers and helped Bridgeway finance and provide grant support for $3.1 million in projects. When producers access resources and opportunity, their growth expands and diversifies the regional economy. They create jobs, reactivate industrial spaces, revitalize main streets, and enhance pittsburgh's national reputation as a dynamic, 21st-century city.

Form 990s for Bridgeway Capital

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-09Oct 16, 2020990View PDF
2018-09Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Jul 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Jul 19, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Bridgeway Capital

Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,313,434
Program services$4,379,658
Investment income and dividends$607,395
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$64,730
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$10,365,217

Vendors for Bridgeway Capital

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Schneider Downs and Co IncTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-10-16
█████████ ████████Software2020-03-16
█████████Content management system software2020-03-03
██████████Fundraising software2020-03-03
████████ ███████ ███ ██████ ██Legal Collection$166,6272019-09-01

Personnel at Bridgeway Capital

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Thomas J BogdewicPresident and Chief Executive Officer$139,557Oct. 16, 2020
Scott LangillChief Financial Officer / Assistant Secretary$127,842June 18, 2020
████ █████Chief Strategy and Development Officer-June 18, 2020
███████ █████Chief Strategy and Development$116,748Sept. 30, 2019
██ █████Executive Director-June 18, 2020
█████ ███Managing Director of Underwriting-June 18, 2020
███████ ██████████Erie Office Director-June 18, 2020
██████ ███████Director of Operations-June 18, 2020
█████ ███████Erie Office Director-July 18, 2019
████ ██████Director of the Creative Business Accelerator / Director of the Craft Business Accelerator / Communications Director-June 18, 2020
...and 16 more key personnel

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12Hartford Economic Development Corporation (HEDCO)501(c)(3)$3.9 millionHartford, CT
13Tunisian American Enterprise Fund (TAEF)501(c)(3)$8.9 millionWashington, DC
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20Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region501(c)(3)$3.0 millionAlbany, NY
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22Virginia Community Capital501(c)(3)$8.0 millionChristiansburg, VA
23Main Street Launch501(c)(3)$7.4 millionOakland, CA
24Northern Economic Initiatives Corporation501(c)(3)$3.6 millionMarquette, MI
25Montana Community Development Corporation501(c)(3)$9.6 millionMissoula, MT