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

Social Media from Square One


A 90-minute introduction for uninitiated small business owners to the dos-and-don’ts of sharing and advertising on social media.


Why Bad Things Happen to Good Business Owners


Six entirely preventable business-killing disasters and how you can avoid them with a little planning.


QuickBooks Online Version


The four-night QuickBooks Online Version Overview will show you all the basic functions of this popular business software bookkeeping solution.

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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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