Small Business Loan Program – Chester Economic Development Authority

Areas Served: City of Chester The purpose of the Chester, Pennsylvania Small Business Loan Program is to expand economic opportunities and create or retain employment for low to moderate income persons and to promote the growth and development of existing and new business and industry in the City of Chester. Eligible Uses: Acquisition of land […]

Small Business First – Department of Community and Economic Development

Areas Served: Statewide Pennsylvania Small Business First is a low-interest loan fund for small businesses for land and building acquisition and construction; machinery and equipment purchases and working capital. Uses Land and building acquisition and construction; Machinery and equipment purchase and upgrades; Working capital; Environmental compliance/pollution prevention Funding Loans up to $200,000 or 50% of […]

Revolving Loan Program – Clinton County Economic Partnership

Areas Served: Clinton County Among the eligible uses for financing through this county-based revolving loan fund are land acquisition and development, plant construction, machinery and equipment, and working capital. Firms must be located or planning to locate in Clinton County, Pennsylvania. Contact InformationClinton County Economic PartnershipAddress: 212 North Jay StreetCity: Lock HavenState: Pennsylvania Website: http://www.clintoncountyinfo.com/chamber/entzone.htm

First Industries Fund – Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC

Areas Served: Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry Counties. CREDC provides funding through the First Industries Fund to eligible projects located in Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry Counties. FIRST INDUSTRIES FUND is the program for Pennsylvania’s two largest industry segments, agriculture and tourism. This program provides low interest rate financing for farms and owners of tourism-related businesses to […]

Business Loan Programs – Economic Progress Alliance of Crawford County

Areas Served: Crawford County The Economic Progress Alliance of Crawford County provides loan programs for businesses in Crawford County, Pennsylvania. ommunity Economic Development Loan Program (CED) Land, building construction & renovation, machinery & equipment, working capital loans for businesses in Crawford County. Enterprise Zone Revolving Loan Fund Land & building, machinery & equipment, working capital […]

Business Loan Funds – City of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Areas Served: City of Bethlehem The City of Bethlehem offers loan programs for businesses in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Fund for Revitalization and Economic Development: Known as FRED, this is low-interest “gap” financing to businesses creating and/or retaining employment opportunities for low- to moderate-income City residents, or removing slum, and blight. Facade Program: This is a low-interest […]

Small Business First – SEDA – Council of Governments

Areas Served: Centre, Clinton, Mifflin, Juniata, Perry, Snyder, Union, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland and Columbia Counties. The Small Business First (SBF) loan program is designed to stimulate the expansion and assist in the retention of small businesses for the purpose of creating new jobs and retaining existing jobs in the Pennsylvania counties of Centre, Clinton, Mifflin, […]

NEPA Loan – Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance

Areas Served: Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill and Wayne Counties. NEPA Loans are for small businesses in the Pennsylvania counties of Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill and Wayne. Type of Business. Eligible businesses include for-profit businesses (individual proprietorships, partnerships or corporations). Emphasis is placed on manufacturing and industrial business. Businesses NOT eligible for […]

Grow Philadelphia Fund – The Enterprise Center Capital Corporation

Areas Served: Philadelphia The Grow Philadelphia Fund is for small businesses located in the City of Philadelphia who need money to expand, renovate, invest in new technology or upgrade equipment. The minimum loan size is $1,000 and the maximum loan size is $50,000. Who Can Apply? Any of the following businesses located in the City […]

Business Loan Program – Northside Community Development Fund

Areas Served: Northside of Pittsburgh (anywhere in zip codes 15212, 15214 and 15233 within the City of Pittsburgh) The Northside Community Development Fund can provide flexible low-interest financing for businesses located on the Northside of Pittsburgh (anywhere in zip codes 15212, 15214 and 15233 within the City of Pittsburgh). Typical uses are working capital, purchase […]