THANK YOU for joining us in celebrating minority businesses and education! 


On November 3, 2016, we hosted our annual WE ARE MIAMI® event at the Historic Alfred I. duPont Building in Miami, Florida. 

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On October 21, 2015, MBF raised $256,000 read more…

MBF educational partner Breakthrough Miami

MBF announced a gift of $50,000 to Breakthrough Miami

MBF small business loan recipient N.O.A Cafe in Wynwood

MBF offers loans to growing minority and women-owned business in the City of Miami.

MBF launches Zika Emergency Assistance loan program

MBF introduces its ZEAL program to help businesses in Wynwood with business continuity during this Zika challenge.

Gift recipient Little Haiti Optimist Club

MBF funds Little Haiti Optimist Club and their mission to help youth with education, mentorship and athletics

MBF 2015 Scholarship Ceremony

MBF awards scholarships to outstanding high school seniors

MBF Scholarship Recipients


MBF loan recipient Sound of Fun, LLC

MBF supports local businesses like Sound of Fun, to help them increase their product offering and expand.

Welcome to

Miami Bayside Foundation

MBF is a nonprofit organization designed to advance economic development in the City of Miami through the support of minority businesses and education.

MBF seeks to do this through the creation and administration of a loan programs for minority businesses, through the creation of programs and educational scholarships for minorities, and by providing technical assistance to local organizations engaged in economic development.



The primary mission of The MBF is to provide easier access to funds for minority entrepreneurs. The Foundation offers and administers a loan program that provides loans to minority businesses in the City of Miami..

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In addition to its loan program for minority businesses, TheMBF encourages minority entrepreneurship by providing assistance to educational institutions.

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In addition to its loan program, the MBF provides valuable business tools and resources such as counseling and training in business development and management and other related services, through partnerships with local community organizations engaged in economic development.

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Recent News

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 at 4:28am
Take your business to the next level! Application deadline extended to Jan. 18 for MBF's FREE Small Business...
Friday, January 6th, 2017 at 4:13am
Congratulations to Haynes Security! Our newest loan recipient! Check out their trusted, professional, security...
Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 at 2:25am
Applications due Jan 6th for MBF's FREE Small Business Training that begins February 7th! Visit our website to...

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By contributing to the MBF, you have an opportunity to impact job creating, encourage economic development, and improve the future of the City if Miami