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  • Corporation for Economic Development in Des Moines


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    About Us

    The Corporation for Economic Development in Des Moines(CEDDM) is a 30-year old local 501-C4 non-profit corporation directed by an 18-member board of directors comprised of local small business owners, realtors, bankers, accountants, lawyers and representatives of community organizations.

    CEDDM is a Certified Development Company under the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 as amended, and is certified to originate loans under the 504 Program and administer the City of Des Moines? Revolving Loan Fund and Microloan Programs.

    We have been financing business growth in the City of Des Moines and the Greater Des Moines area since 1981. We are dedicated to fostering sustainable small business development and job creation and retention. Our team of dedicated experts can guide you through the process of accessing loan programs specifically designed to help businesses with start-up, expansion, equipment purchase or other costs associated with economic growth.

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