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VEDA COVID-19 NEWS: Fall Update

Oct 9, 2020 10:58:17 AM

Updated: November 17, 2020

VEDA continues to closely monitor ongoing developments of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Our primary focus is the safety and well-being of our borrowers and employees as we implement new emergency loan programs that can help Vermont businesses survive these health and economic crises.

VEDA remains fully operational, but all four offices – Montpelier, Burlington, Middlebury and St. Johnsbury – are currently closed to the general public until further notice. Essential staff is available on-site to ensure consistent business operations and customer service. The rest of our staff is working remotely from home, like many other companies and institutions across Vermont. We are fully equipped, able and ready to continue to service all needs. 

If you need to reach one of us, please feel free to email or call directly. Our staff directory can be found here and general inquiries can be directed to (802) 828-5627 or Stay tuned to this page for updates as they become available. 


Disaster Relief Financing

  • U.S. SBA Debt Relief Program (SBA Website)
    • Under this Program the SBA will make six months of interest and principal payments on all SBA guaranteed loans, including new loans for working capital as, or funds for equipment and renovations as businesses reopen. 
    • Please contact your VEDA loan officer or VEDA’s Commercial Lending group for information on how to best use these subsidized funds.

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