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Recovery Bridge Loan Program

Recovery Bridge Loan Program
The State is offering relief to small businesses through a new DECD program called the Connecticut Recovery Bridge Loan Program, a $25 million short-term emergency loan program. Qualifying small businesses and nonprofits with 100 or fewer employees can apply for a loan of up to $75,000 or three months of operating expenses (whichever is less). The loan program will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Eligibility Requirements
To be considered for this program, a business or nonprofit must:
  • Have no more than 100 employees
  • Be in good standing with the Department of Revenue Services (DRS) & DECD
  • Have been profitable prior to March 10, 2020— with no adverse personal credit reports 60 days past due the past six months
  • Not be involved in real estate, multi-level marketing, adult entertainment, cannabis or firearms; nor be a state elected public official or state employee

For more information on the Connecticut Recovery Bridge Loan Program and how to apply, please click here:…/Cor…/CT-Recovery-Bridge-Loan-Program. You can also find this information on the CMSC website:

Please share this information widely. If you have questions, DECD has set up a specific number and email for COVID questions: or call the DECD small business hotline at 860-500-2333

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