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Small Business

It is our mission to promote job creation through economic development. We do so by providing Washington, DC small businesses with the following services.

Economic Enterprise

UPO Community Development Corporation understands that it’s difficult to have the funds to do business. Through our economic programs, UPO Community Development Corporation will make loans to individuals and organizations that create low to moderate income housing and/or business development opportunities and employment for low income individuals.


Under Economic Enterprise, UPO Community Development Corporation offers eligible individuals and/or businesses with start-up capital. Please contact us to verify eligibility.

Business Expansion

UPO Community Development Corporation, in alignment with its economic enterprise goal, assists eligible small businesses and/or individuals in obtaining financial assistance for business expansion. UPO CDC will also offer assistance to eligible businesses that seek to implement business development projects that create or upgrade job wages for low income persons within a targeted area or community. UPO CDC is always seeking to identify eligible community-based businesses that are in need of implementing financing activities and/or projects.

Loan Products

Eligible individuals and businesses can obtain assistance with start up and business expansion capital under our current loan products:

  • Micro- Loan Fund
  • Revolving Loan Program
Please contact UPO CDC for additional information.