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VCLF Lends $1,371,936 So Far in 2020

The Vermont Community Loan Fund loaned $1,371,936 to Vermont’s small businesses, early care & learning programs, affordable housing developers and community facilities in the first and second quarters of 2020, promoting job creation, expanding access to quality care, affordable homes and provision of vital community services throughout Vermont. Read More

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Women- and Minority-owned Businesses APPLY MONDAY JULY 6 VT Emergency Economic Recovery Grant

May 8th, 2020: COVID-19 Update from Executive Director Will Belongia Read More

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OUR Opportunity

Read about VCLF's commitment to opening doors and creating access in our 2019 Annual Report, "Access to Success: Opportunity for All Vermonters" Read More

VCLF Puts Stimulus Bill Dollars to Work

Vermont's business sector has been a significant beneficiary of the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA), the legislation also known as the Stimulus Bill, thanks in large part to the Vermont Community Loan Fund.Read More

VCLF Awarded $2 Million Grant from CDFI Fund

The Vermont Community Loan Fund, a 22-year old private, non-profit opportunity finance organization, has been awarded the maximum amount of CDFI grant funding possible: $1.95 million in permanent lending capital and $50,000 in technical assistance funds.Read More