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.

Business Education Workshops and Seminars

Which Social Media Platforms Are Right for Your Business?


Cultivating a community of followers for your business on social media takes time (and/or money). Should you concentrate your efforts on a single platform?


Cyber weapons you must deploy to defeat the criminals stalking your small business (and a battle plan to launch today)


Think your business is too small to risk a cyber security threat? We’ll explain the ways you never dreamed that you were at risk. Think you're all set because you have an IT contractor? It’s a little more complicated than you might think.

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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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