BDC has encouraged small business start-ups and business expansions by offering supplemental long-term, fixed-rate loans in partnership with traditional lenders.
In supporting entrepreneurs and business owners, BDC is stabilizing and revitalizing our local communities by preserving existing jobs and creating new employment opportunities – more than 6,000 to date in Indiana and Lower Michigan.
We will be accepting applications beginning July 1, 2022 through September 30, 2022. Grants will be awarded November 1, 2022. Attached is the Program Criteria and Grant Application.
218 West Washington Street, 10th Floor
South Bend, IN 46601
Phone: (574) 288-5758
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has designated BDC as a Priority Certified Development Company (CDC), certified to participate on a permanent basis in the program that SBA has approved to participate in an expedited 504 loan and Debenture closing process.
In conjunction with First State Bank and the Business Development Corp. of South Bend, IN (BDC), an