Community Development Fund (Illinois)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Illinois

Applies to States or Provinces Illinois
Name Community Development Fund (Illinois)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Loan Program
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-06-20
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary


The Community Development Fund is a partnership between the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) and financial institutions. Up to $5 million in micro loans is available to start-up companies and existing small businesses.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Accion Chicago

Address 1436 W. Randolph St., Ste 300, Chicago, Illinois

Phone 312-275-3000

Contact Name Chicago Community Ventures

Address 105 W Adams, Ste 2300, Chicago, Illinois

Phone 312-960-0320

Contact Name Women's Business Development Center

Address 8 South Michigan Avenue, 4th Floor, Chicago, Illinois

Phone 312-853-3477


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Community Development Assistance Program
Date Effective 2010