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

Managing Your Reaction to Volatility in Your Business and Your Investments


Learn why people have such strong reactions to economic volatility and how the right ideas can lead you toward creating effective strategies and smart planning to manage your own reactions.

Navigating the Unemployment Insurance System


A tutorial on the unemployment compensation system with a focus on the special circumstances the pandemic created and how you can save money.

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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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