Business Financing Programs in Kanabec County

The below financing programs are available to businesses located in Kanabec County, Minnesota.  For help finding your best option or options, please contact Heidi Steinmetz, at 320-209-5031, Kanabec County EDA, 18 North Vine Street, #101, Mora, MN  55051.  Your business expansion and/or relocation project may qualify for one or more of the below programs, so be sure to contact us for help in putting your financial package together.

LOCAL PROGRAMS
City of Mora Revolving Loan Program
Contact:
  Beth Thorp
City of Mora Community Development Director
320-225-4807

Mora Improvement Association Revolving Loan Fund
Contact:  Doyle Casavant
Community President of First Citizens Bank
320-209-6404

Tax Rebate Financing (aka Tax Abatement) & Tax Increment Financing
Contact:  Heidi Steinmetz
Kanabec County Economic Development Director
320-209-5031


REGIONAL PROGRAMS
Initiative Foundation Business Financing
Contact:  Dan Bullert
Business Finance Manager
(320) 631-2013

East Central Regional Development Commission (ECRDC) Revolving Loan Fund
Contact:  Jordan Zeller
ECRDC Economic Development Director
320-679-4065, ext. 29

The ECRDC publishes a Business Assistance Directory for the region that includes a list of lenders, technical assistance providers and government officials.  Please contact Jordan Zeller for the latest version. 

Entrepreneur Fund
Contact:  Sandy Voight
Women’s Business Alliance Director
218-735-6033


STATEWIDE PROGRAMS
Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development (DEED) Financing Programs

Contact:  Chinwe Ngwu
Region 7E Loan Officer
651-259-7427