Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation


Start here. We’ll help you succeed.

LVEDC can provide entrepreneurs with numerous resources, important skills and valuable expertise. Along with our public- and private-sector partners, we can help you refine your business goals, identify your markets, hone your business plan and locate start-up capital. We have the tools and guidance to make sure your business succeed. This page is constantly being updated, but below are a list of higher education institutions, tax credit programs, financing institutions, social meet-up networks and other support organizations that will get you started.

Resources for Entrepreneurs
Support: Government / Other
Financing: Equity Investments
Financing: Technology Transfer/Student Internship Credits
Co-Working Spaces
Online Resources

LVEDC Loans & Interest Rates

Details Here

Type Rate Date
PIDA 2.75% 7/24/15
SBA 504 4.95% (20 years) 4.35% (10 years) 7/24/15
PIDA: SBFF 3.75% 7/24/15
PIDA: MELF 3.75% 7/24/15