Community Economic Development Fund

Small Businesses Find Hope & Opportunity Here

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We provide loans to Connecticut small business owners, primarily in low-to-moderate income communities, who are not able to obtain traditional bank financing.

Workshops & Business Value Seminars

Super-Charged Networking Success: It’s More than Just a Meeting…


Chip Janiszewski will help you learn how to work the room for business success. Free, but you must pre-register to attend.


Business Financial Workshop Series For Beginners (Franklin)


Six-Night Financial Fundamentals / QuickBooks Desktop (PC) Workshop $249.00


Understanding and Raising Your Credit Score (Meriden)


Presented by: Citizens Bank - Score Some Points

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Client's Story :

Elliott Johnson’s Testimonial on CEDF

Principal of HP Contractors LLC Elliott Johnson discusses how his ongoing relationship with CEDF allowed him to obtain the necessary financing as his business grew.

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