In addition to the GLCEDC County-funded Loan Program, there are numerous local, state and federal agencies available to offer assistance to Livingston County businesses, manufacturers and farmers. GLCEDC works to broker new relationships with these key development agencies and entities throughout the state. In doing so, the organization links our area businesses with government partners offering unique assistance and programming.
The USDA Rural Development offices in Illinois offer numerous housing, community development and business programs. Business services include lending programs, development grants, energy efficiency and renewable energy assistance, and more. The USDA Rural Development Program Summary provides a complete list of currently available programs.