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Pretty Thai

Texas Couple Grows Food Enterprise with Support from CDFI Veteran Program

Financial and Social Impact

  • Veteran-owned business able to grow and support families with babies suffering from congenital heart defects

Client: Robert and Kristen Strong, owners of Pretty Thai
Client location: Austin, TX
CDFI: PeopleFund
CDFI service area: Texas
CDFI services provided: Financing and technical assistance

Learn how PeopleFund finances justice for veteran entrepreneur and Pretty Thai owner Robert Strong and his wife, Kristen, in Austin, TX, in this 2020 OFN Conference “Meet a CDFI Borrower” video.

Also, check out Robert and Kristen’s Palmer Nicklaus Foundation to learn how Pretty Thai supports families with babies fighting Heterotaxy Syndrome and congenital heart defects.


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