Tired of Hearing “No”?
EDC is a leading non-profit small business lender that is changing the way small business lending is done by making it more available and impactful.
A national small business lender, VEDC has lent $400 million in direct and guaranteed loans to over 108,000 small businesses and created more than 200,600 new jobs. As a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), VEDC’s mission is to help create jobs and promote economic development in under-served communities.
The organization provides loans and micro-financing options to small businesses, particularly those owned by women and minorities, that don’t qualify for traditional bank financing.
Throughout our 40 year history, VEDC has been known for funding businesses that have been turned down by traditional financial institutions. We have a proven track in providing a combination of SBA business loans, direct financial assistance, consultation services, and entrepreneurial training to individuals and businesses.
With offices throughout California, Nevada, Utah, Chicago, Miami and the New York Tri-State area, VEDC is ready to facilitate your small business financing needs.