Skip to Content
Working on small buiness

Small Business Assistance

Innovative support for entrepreneurs as well as loans to help start and develop small businesses.



Entrepreneurship

We believe that small communities have the people and the power to be successful. GLCAP entrepreneurial programs focus on building community capacity to...

Small Business Loans

GLCAP offers multiple loan programs that can help small businesses get off the ground, improve or expand. Loans are tailored to specific small business needs.

GLCAP awarded Early Head Start family home childcare grant

Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP) has been awarded a $2.5 million Early Head Start grant to provide services in partnership with northwest Ohio family home childcare providers.


Head Start makes healthy eating a family affair

You are born with about 10,000 taste buds. Your tastes change as you age. As you grow older, you may begin enjoying foods that you once didn’t like. Sweets might not taste as good to you as they did when you were a kid. You might begin eating—and even preferring—salty, spicy and bitter foods. Coffee may taste good. Brussels sprouts too. But a lot of our flavor preferences are also rooted in our early experiences with food. As adults, we gravitate towards the foods we ate when we were children.