The Catalytic Fund is a private sector, not-for-profit company providing financing assistance and technical expertise for developers of quality residential and commercial real estate projects in Northern Kentucky’s urban cities of Ludlow, Covington, Newport, Bellevue, and Dayton (Target Area Cities). Our mission is to accelerate Northern Kentucky’s urban renaissance though targeted investments in catalytic real estate redevelopment projects in urban neighborhoods. What does that mean?  We specialize in making difficult projects happen.

The organization was initiated by Vision 2015 (now Skyward) to implement its Urban Renaissance initiative, one of six focus areas considered critical to regional economic competitiveness. Read More

Developers: Deadline extended for Gateway Foundation church RFP.


The Catalytic Fund presents Beyond the Curb | Ludlow on Sunday, October 9, 2016 from 10 – 4PM. Learn more and buy tickets at

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