- Provides loans to small businesses in low-to-moderate income communities
- Term loans, commercial real estate, and business lines of credit
- Business education workshops and seminars
The Connecticut Economic Development Fund provides business loans to disadvantaged communities identified by the state of Connecticut as well as business borrowers whose household income falls below the state median. An SBA micro-lender, CEDF offers loans of $5,000 to $50,000 along with other loan capital options for greater sums. CEDF also provides a variety of business education resources.
Who’s it for?
Small businesses looking to start a business in a low-to-moderate community, or entrepreneurs whose household income falls below the state median.