Minnesota Avenue Main Street (MAMS) is a place-based, economic development Wacif program funded by the D.C. Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD) that works with the community's stakeholders and small businesses. Together, we help drive the revitalization of the District's second-largest commercial corridor east of the Anacostia River. We encourage you to learn more about our business advisory services, financing options, and programs, and look forward to connecting with you soon.
Wacif and Walmart have partnered to support Black retail entrepreneurs in Washington, D.C.'s Wards 7 & 8. Eligible businesses can receive up to $10K in funds. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis through June 23, 2022.