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Loans and Financing Opportunities

Our initiatives facilitate access to capital for small businesses in rural communities.

Please contact us if you need more information.
Email Us or call 252-504-3996.

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Rural Venture Fund

ECCDI’s Rural Venture Fund comprises of two financing components: The USDA Intermediary Relending Program (IRP) and the USDA Business and Industry Guaranteed Loans (B&I). Both programs offer capital for rural small businesses to assist expansion, with the emphasis on job creation and sustainability.

Rural Venture Fund from ECCDI in Beaufort, NC

ECCDI’s services have impacted many throughout eastern North Carolina; however, its market area spreads throughout the southern United States.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How is the Rural Venture Fund different from a bank?
Will you finance any type of business?
Do you provide 100% financing?
Do I need a business plan?
How much money could my business get?
What is your interest rate?
What information must I provide?
What fees will I have to pay?
How long will it take to receive a loan?
How do I get started?