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

Small Business Marketing Secrets 2024


Learn from small business marketing experts and find out about free assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration and its partners.

Does your company have an MVP?


Learn how an MVP allows a new business venture to launch quickly, validate assumptions, and adjust its direction based on real user experiences.

Why Your Credit Score is a Moving Target


Find out what’s new and what’s ahead in the credit scoring world that can impact you and your business

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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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