We have money to lend to small businesses!

building with logo965 East Main Street,  Meriden, Ct 06450                   Phone  203-235-2333

Opening a business for the first time?  Or perhaps been in business for a while but need flexible financial options that a bank can’t provide?  In either case, at CEDF we’re here to help.  Whether you’re a start-up or an established business, providing the financial assistance you need is what we are about.

Standard Loan ($50,000 to $250,000) Dawn Reshen-Doty of Benay Enterprises

SBA/Microloans (up to $50,000)

Grow Your Business Loan ($50,000 – $250,00 and in business at least 3 years)

Loan Enhancements

Who is eligible to apply for a loan from CEDF?

Regardless of your income, you are eligible to apply for CEDF assistance if your business is located in one of the cities and towns listed here.

If your business is not located in one of the listed cities and towns, you may still be eligible to apply for CEDF assistance by meeting financial guidelines.  If your adjusted gross household income (that is the total adjusted earnings of those residing in your home) is less than $89,200, you are eligible to apply for CEDF assistance.


Call us today toll free at 888-835-2333 to speak with a loan officer.