Small Businesses Find Hope & Opportunity Here
We provide loans to Connecticut small business owners, primarily in low-to-moderate income communities, who are not able to obtain traditional bank financing.
Term LoansUp to $250,000
Commercial Real Estate LoansUp to $500,000
Business Lines of CreditUp to $250,000
Business Education Workshops and Seminars
A 90-minute introduction for uninitiated small business owners to the dos-and-don’ts of sharing and advertising on social media.Register
Six entirely preventable business-killing disasters and how you can avoid them with a little planning.Register
CEDF Named Connecticut’s Top SBA Microlender for 5th Year
For the fifth consecutive year, the Community Economic Development Fund (CEDF) is the leading SBA Microlender in Connecticut according to a report released to lenders by the Small Business Administration Hartford District Office.
SBA's 2017 CT Microenterprise Of The Year is Katalina's Bakery in New Haven
Helping Businesses Each and Everyday!