Vermont Economic Development Authority

More than $2.6 billion lent to local businesses since 1974. Connect with us about:

Ag & Forestry Financing

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Commercial Financing

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Energy Financing

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VEDA Forgivable Loan Program

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Treasury's SSBCI Funding

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What is veda?

VEDA is Vermont’s economic development finance authority, staffed by a seasoned group of Vermont professionals. With over 300 years in combined lending experience, the VEDA team is dedicated to meeting the financing needs of Vermont businesses and farms. Since 1974, VEDA has provided $2.5 billion in low-interest financing to Vermonters.
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Our borrowers say it best

Since inception, VEDA has helped businesses and farms create jobs for Vermonters and enhance Vermont’s working landscape. The stories of VEDA’s borrowers reflect Vermont’s changing economy over the years, with VEDA playing a central role in helping them bring their business dreams and projects to fruition.
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