Government-Sponsored and Other Programs

Region Organization Phone Number Information
Statewide Arizona Commerce Authority Micro loan programs
East Valley
Neighborhood Economic Development Corp (NEDCO) (480) 258-6927 Nonprofit
Certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI)
Statewide Prestamos CDFI (602) 258-9911 Nonprofit SBA lender
Business advising services
Statewide Self-Employment for Entrepreneurs with Disabilities (S.E.E.D.) (602) 776-4670 Alternative financing program:
Assist individuals with disabilities
Pre-loan support services
Verde Valley Verde Valley Regional Economic Organization (VVREO) (928) 300-1640 Startup businesses
Merging and growing businesses
Loans for working capital,
inventory and equipment