The Northside Community Development Fund is a non-profit community loan fund that serves businesses on the Northside of Pittsburgh.  Here are some statistics from the inception of the Fund regarding loan activity and some demographic breakouts:

Analysis 2000 – 2006 2007 – 2008
# Total Loans 60 18
$ Total Loans $3,085,795 $1,113,100
# Loans Women 18 10
# Loans to Minorities 10 8
Total Avg. Loan Amt. $51,430 $61,839
Avg. Loan Amt. Woman $20,396 $36,310
Avg. Loan Amt. Minority 22,808 60,888
% of $ Women 11% 33%
% of $ Minority 7% 44%
% of Borrowers Women 30% 80%
% of Borrowers Minority 18% 60%

This analysis was broken out by year to reflect changes in staffing at NSCDF.  Also, this activity reflects business loans only and does not include loans to non-profit neighborhood organizations for housing and mixed-use strategic real estate development.  I will also be posting data regarding the breakout, by neighborhood, for this loan activity (and will be including real estate development by community organizations on that list.