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

Easy Steps to Get Started with Email Marketing


As a business owner, you never want to be forgotten by your clients. Email may be your answer to efficiently, economically and effectively staying visible. But only if you learn these important concepts.

Covid-Era Legal Landmines for Small Business Owners


This webinar will update you on the biggest current risks small business owners face and some unseen issues you never dreamed of.

Amaze Yourself by Learning to Use Google Analytics


So you’ve made a heavy expenditure developing your business website, but do you know what that investment is doing for you?

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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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