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

So you want to buy a building


Teleconference: Curious about the process of getting a commercial mortgage? CEDF's Director of Lending will explan the requirements.

Avoid Costly HR Mistakes and Set Your Business up for Success Module #1: Addressing harassment and bullying in the workplace


Find out what you must do to get on and stay on the safe side of this difficult issue.


QuickBooks Desktop Pro Overview


This four-night workshop will prepare you for a more active role in the bookkeeping and financial management tasks in your small business.

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