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

Create Your Growth Mindset for Success

10/13/2022

Understand the four-step process to reprogram your Growth Mindset and how you can productively apply this technique beyond your work.

Doce consejos inteligentes para obtener un préstamo comercial

10/20/2022

Comprender cómo se ven las cosas desde el punto de vista del prestamista puede ayudar a preparar a una pequeña empresa para un esfuerzo exitoso de recaudar capital, ya sea de un fondo de préstamos comunitarios como CEDF o un banco o cooperativa de crédito.

Nonprofit Budget Basics

10/26/2022

Every nonprofit needs to run with the same discipline that a productive for-profit business employs including a budget. Learn how it's done.

Get the training and knowledge you need to run a business right here at CEDF. View All Workshops & Seminars
Success stories

In the Words of Our Clients

 

Our video played at the organization's 25th Anniversary Celebration of Success reception on Oct. 2, 2019.

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