- Act as a facilitator and funding conduit of community economic development programs.
- Stimulate job creation so that the economic well-being of the citizens of South Coast Massachusetts is improved.
- Encourage a larger flow of private investment funds to help satisfy the need for industrial expansion.
- Promote the recycling of land and facilities for economic development purposes.
Our mission has remained unchanged for more than a quarter century. We are deeply committed to business development and working closely with South Coast companies to assist their expansions.
KEN FIOLA, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
“During my time in Fall River, I have seen many businesses in diverse industries benefit from BCEDC’s finance programs. The last few years have been tough on a lot of us and BCEDC has been there to step in and help business owners when conventional financial institutions were turning their backs. BCEDC is a huge asset to the business community.”
Matouk Textiles Work, Inc.
BUSINESS REVOLVING LOAN FUND
Provides gap financing opportunities to startup ventures and existing business.
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION MICRO LOAN
Assists start-up businesses with relocation or expansion.
SMALL BUSINESS STABILIZATION LOAN / GRANT FUND
Assists small businesses impacted by COVID19.
$ 0 mil+
IN PRIVATE INVESTMENT