Chicago Microlending Institute (CMI) Microloans - Summary by Ethnicity and Gender
To improve access to capital, the City of Chicago seeded a $2MM revolving loan fund and partnered with Accion to create the Chicago Microlending Institute (CMI). There is a full list of loans in the https://data.cityofchicago.org/id/dpkg-upyz dataset. Certain data elements could not be included for privacy reasons but are summarized in this dataset. Loans without a date are not included in the summary.
|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|Borrower Gender||borrower_gender||borrower_gender||Text||A value of "Both" indicates a co-owned business with at least one male and at least one female owner.|
|Number of Loans||number_of_loans||number_of_loans||Number|