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Nonprofit &
Small Business


Capital To Empower Non-Profits &

Small Businesses

C4C expands economic opportunities by making loans to nonprofit organizations and businesses that contribute to the well-being of their communities. Nonprofit loans are available for bridge funding, working capital, equipment, and non-housing real estate.

Our Nonprofit & Small Business Programs 

||| Connecticut Small Business Boost Fund

The Connecticut Small Business Boost Fund is a loan program custom designed for Connecticut’s small businesses and nonprofits. Capital for Change is proud to be a trusted lending partner for this new loan program.


Supported by the Connecticut Department of Economic & Community Development, the Connecticut Small Business Boost Fund is a one-stop shop for business owners to access flexible working capital and get support and guidance before, during and after the loan application process.

With the Connecticut Small Business Boost Fund, you’ll experience low-interest rates, longer payback timelines and no origination fees.

Qualifying Businesses and Nonprofits Must Have

  • Operations in Connecticut

  • No more than 100 full-time equivalent (FTE) employees

  • Annual revenues of less than $8 million

  • Been in operation for at least one year prior to the date of application (A small amount of financing is available for start-up businesses)

Loan Terms

  • Borrow between $5,000 and $500,000 (subject to eligibility)

  • Fixed 4.5% interest rate

  • 60- and 72-month loan terms depending on loan size

  • No origination fees


Loan Use Is Flexible

  • Equipment

  • Payroll

  • Utilities & rent

  • Supplies

  • Marketing & advertising

  • Building renovations

  • Eligible refinancing

  • Other expenses



||| I'm Here To Help

Earl Randall,
Director, Programs & Small Business Lending
Company: NMLS #276717

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