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Search Results: Revolving Loan Funds (RLFs)\Lending Policies, Criteria, & Conditions
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Incentives for Entrepreneurial FirmsMembers only Login
Many economic development organizations (EDOs) have embraced the mission to support entrepreneurial firms in their communities. EDOs engage in their entrepreneurial ecosystems, in part, by providing resources, sometimes in the form of business...
How Innovative CDFIs Fund Equitable Food Oriented Development
This report describes how three CDFIs drive economic growth in low-income and historically marginalized communities through a model defined by the EFOD Collaborative as Equitable Food Oriented Development (EFOD). EFOD is a development approach that...
CDFA-EDA Revolving Loan Fund Best Practices Handbook
Throughout the CDFA EDA RLF Best Practices Program, several common characteristics emerged from high performing RLFs. The best practices outlined in this guide synthesize these exceptional traits and address the strategies employed by successful EDA...
Revolving Loan FundsMembers only Login
Jennifer Sherwin of the Self-Help Credit Union presents on Revolving Loan Funds in rural areas.
Hermitage Revolving Loan Fund ManualMembers only Login
The City of Hermitage, Mercer County, Pennsylvania operates an Industrial/Business Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) to provide funding assistance in the form of low-interest financing for eligible economic development projects.
Development Finance in Georgia's Small Towns & Rural CommunitiesMembers only Login
This presentation from Perry Hiott of Georgia Cities Foundation examines how to use revolving loan funds to revitalize downtown properties in Georgia.
Water Infrastructure Finance Authority of Arizona Tools and Funding OpportunitiesMembers only Login
The Water Infrastructure Finance Authority of Arizona is an independent agency that administers Arizona's water and wastewater Revolving Loan Fund. This presentation outlines the program and application process.
Illinois Clean Water Initiative 2014Members only Login
Elmo Dowd, Assistant Director of the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, presents highlights of the Governor's Clean Water Initiative, a $1B low-interest loan fund for wastewater and drinking water infrastructure projects.
GEFA Loan Program Interest RatesMembers only Login
Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) released a loan program interest rates document associated with receiving GEFA financing. GEFA will charge the following interest rates for the types of loans listed in the document according to the...
Oregon Business Development Fund - Business ApplicationMembers only Login
The Oregon Business Development Fund (OBDF) is a revolving loan fund administered by Business Oregon. The fund has received capitalization from the federal Economic Development Administration, the state General Fund, and the Oregon State Lottery....
Oregon Business Development Fund - Participation Loan ApplicationMembers only Login
The Oregon Business Development Fund (OBDF) is a revolving loan fund administered by Business Oregon. With this fund, the department considers purchasing a participation in a loan originated by another lender. This will allow the lender to make,...
Michigan Strategic Fund Overview
Updated in 2013, this document provides an overview of the Michigan Strategic Fund and its major divisions and programs.
GA Clean Water State Revolving Loan Fund Guidance for Project RequirementsMembers only Login
Georgia Environmental Facilities Authority manages the State Clean Water Revolving Loan Fund. This document provides guidance for project requirements from planning documents to land acquisition. Sample forms are attached to provide further guidance.
Southwest Georgia RC RLF BrochureMembers only Login
The Southwest Georgia Revolving Loan Fund is a locally controlled access to capital tool used to finance new and expanding businesses that create new jobs. The brochure provides program information including guidelines, advantages, and eligibility.
DEGC Real Property Gap FundMembers only Login
The Detroit Economic Growth Corporation established the Real Property Gap Fund to foster greater investment in real property rehabilitation projects in Detroit. This document provides program description and eligibility.
Allentown Enterprise Zone Revolving Loan Fund GuidelinesMembers only Login
The City of Allentown administers the Revolving Loan Fund Program for businesses within the Enterprise Zone. These program guidelines provide eligible borrowers, project costs, loan structure, terms, and criteria.
Fairfield County Revolving Loan Fund Overview & ApplicationMembers only Login
Fairfield County EDA operates the county-wide revolving loan fund which increases access for a variety of business uses. This form is both an overview of the program and an application.
Marietta Growth Fund Tri-foldMembers only Login
The City of Marietta utilizes a revolving loan fund as a gap-financing tool for new and expanding businesses. This document provides essential program information.
Ohio DOA Agriculture Revolving Loan Fund BrochureMembers only Login
This brochure provides a comprehensive overview of Ohio Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Revolving Loan Fund which provides loans to all eligible applicants statewide to assist with the creation or expansion of agriculture ventures.
Butler County, Ohio - Overview of Financial IncentivesMembers only Login
Butler County provides a wide variety of financial incentives to help new and existing businesses. This document can assist potential borrowers find the perfect financing option for your business.
Geogia Cities Foundation Revolving Loan Fund ApplicationMembers only Login
The Georgia Cities Foundation accepts applications from downtown development authorities in Georgia for downtown capital projects. This document includes policies, conditions, and the application form.
Central AL Regional Planning & Development Commission RLF BrochureMembers only Login
Central Alabama Regional Planning and Development Commission created this marketing brochure for their Revolving Loan Fund Program. The brochure provides key facts and requirements for the program.
IL Revolving Fund Recapture StrategyMembers only Login
Advantage Illinois released a Revolving Fund Recapture Strategy sample for local governments to model when administering their funds.
SEED Corporation Revolving Loan FundMembers only Login
Powerpoint covering South Eastern Economic Development (SEED) Corporation's Revolving Loan Fund and other loan programs administered by SEED.
MO Division of Energy's RLF Notification for ApplicationsMembers only Login
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources' Division of Energy's Revolving Loan Fund released this announcement to accept applications for public energy projects.
Missouri Energy Revolving FundMembers only Login
Missouri Department of Natural Resources released the application forms and general information for the energy revolving loan fund, used for the design, equipment, and installation related to energy efficiency or renewable energy projects.
Revolving Fund Semiannual Report FormMembers only Login
Participants in Illinois' Revolving Loan Fund are required to submit semiannual reports using the report form.
First Industries Agriculture Program GuidelinesMembers only Login
Pennsylvania Dept of Community & Economic Development released the program guidelines for the First Industries Agriculture Programs. The guidelines provide information regarding eligibility, grant purpose, application process, evaluation,...
CT Express Revolving Loan Fund ProgramMembers only Login
Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development's list of requirements for their Small Business Express Revolving Loan Fund Program.
Guide to Salt Lake City's Energy Efficiency RLFMembers only Login
Salt Lake City's Energy Efficiency Revolving Loan Fund offers low-interest rate loans to fund energy efficient upgrades and retrofits for small businesses. This document is a user guide to understanding and utilizing the program.
Tucson Facade Improvement Program InfoMembers only Login
Downtown Tuscon Partnership offers all the necessary information concerning their facade improvement program in this document.
EDA RLFs: Keys to Improved ComplianceMembers only Login
Economic Development Finance Service (EDFS) & Development Finance Training and Consulting(DFTC) provide comprehensive understanding of the Economic Development Administration's Revolving Loan Funds.
Michigan CDBG Revolving Loan FundMembers only Login
Michigan Strategic Fund and Michigan Economic Development Corporation informational flyer covering their Community Development Block Grant Revolving Loan Fund for small businesses.
CIFA: Analysis of State Bond BanksMembers only Login
Council of Infrastructure Financing Authorities Analysis of State Bond Banks prepared by Government Finance Group broadly explains bond banks, components, and strategies.
MRRA Revolving Loan Program AgreementMembers only Login
Sample loan agreement & promissory note published by the Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority.
EPA Guidelines for Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund Grants
This document from the U.S. EPA provides guidance on submitting proposals for a grant to capitalize a brownfields revolving loan fund.
Next Generation Farmer Loan ProgramMembers only Login
This brochure from Chester County Economic Development Council provides information on the Next Generation Farmer Loan Program for first-time farm buyers.
Washington County Impact RLF ProgramMembers only Login
This flyer from Washington County reviews the Impact Revoling Loan Fund, providing information on applicants, uses, fees, and more.
URA Pittsburgh Revolving Loan Fund ProgramsMembers only Login
The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh's revolving loan fund programs are presented by Tom Link, who further includes a discussion of general RLF principles.
CSBG & CDAP Loan Programs for Businesses in Champaign CountyMembers only Login
The Champaign County Regional Planning Commission created this brochure to provide overview information on the Community Development Assistance Program and Community Services Block Grant revolving loan funds for businesses.
Prince George's County Economic Development Incentive FundMembers only Login
The Prince George's Financial Services Corporation produced this factsheet outlining the program criteria for the county's economic development loan fund.
Eligibility for Grand Rapids' EPA Revolving Loan FundMembers only Login
This factsheet from the City of Grand Rapids Economic Development Office outlines the eligibility criteria for participating in the EPA Brownfield Revolving Loan Fund administered by the city.
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