Provides business loans of up to $35,000 for start-ups and $500,000 for existing small businesses. Management assistance is provided to loan recipients. Special financing is available for child care businesses.
The Colorado Enterprise Fund is a critical resource for small businesses in Colorado.
Founded in 1976, CEF was one of the first organizations to work with microenterprise. In 2002, CEF made 59 loans with an average size of $18,000. Half these loans were to women owned businesses and one third were to minorities.
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Small business owners and start-ups that have a good business plan and collateral but may not qualify for traditional financing with banks.