Catalyst is based in Kankakee, Illinois, but provides services in all surrounding communities and the Chicagoland area. Catalyst can target additional and new customers that may not know who they are.

Catalyst is built on a desire to help communities develop, grow and prosper. 203k renovation /loans assist people in buying, rehabbing, and revitalizing homes and neighborhoods, without monies out of pocket, but rather customer finances through 203k or FNMA Homestyle Renovation Financing or grant options. Catalyst is also working alongside the Cook County Land Bank, who works to reduce and return vacant land and abandoned buildings back into reliable and sustainable community assets, as well as aligning themselves with the Maywood Comprehensive Plan to help bring economic growth back to the area. Part of their strategy is to identify new small businesses buildings for specific business locations, in order to move into some of the commercial lease locations that they will own and/or manage.

Who do we work with?
o Start-Ups
o Companies under 10 employees that are looking to improve, grow, or expand in some capacity
o Companies that need remedial assistance to get back on track
o Other companies that need specific help in repositioning their business in some capacity