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

Happiness and Success in Business: Connecting the Dots…


Chip Janiszewski will teach you the Happiness and Success Formula to improve your personal and business success.


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.

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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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