Online Resource Database
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Lori Finnesand from GROW South Dakota presents on revolving loan fund management.
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.
When a Deal Goes BadMembers only Login
Revolving loan funds don't always capitalize successfully, and Mike O'Donnell of the Colorado Lending Source explains the elements that play into bad RLF deals.
Understanding Revolving Loan Funds
An introductory overview of revolving loan fund and the economic development needs of communities and small businesses involved are outlined by Mark Barbash of CDFA in this presentation.
The Decision ProcessMembers only Login
Cory Phelps with Idaho Housing and Finance Association gives the insider's look how bankers make decisions on revolving loan funds touching on risk, capacity, capital, collateral, and more.
The REED FundMembers only Login
Angie Neises of the Rural Electric Economic Development, Inc. describes the process of operating a loan fund for infrastructure and economic base improvement in rural areas.
Revolving Loan Funds - USDAMembers only Login
Kristi Kubista-Hovis of the U.S. Department of Agriculture details the many forms of capital available from USDA that can be used to capitalize revolving loan funds and how one can apply for these sources.
EDA RLF Funding OpportunityMembers only Login
Patrick Waggoner of the U.S. Economic Development Administration gives an overview of the agency's programs related to revolving loan funds, including their guiding principles, standard terms and conditions, and various case studies.