Partner Resources

Helping Utah’s Economy

Utah CDC is all about helping Utah’s economy by creating jobs and helping Utah’s small businesses grow. To help further increase your knowledge and understanding on the SBA 504 Loan process, we provide the following list of organizations and web sites which contain a wealth of information for small business.

Small Business Development Center

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

Their mission is to strengthen Utah’s economic fabric and quality of life by facilitating the success and prosperity of business endeavors. The SBDC works together with other business mentoring groups, such as the Service Corps of Retired Executives, to address a wide range of small business concerns, including research and writing a business plan.


US Small Business Administration

General information, answers, support, and resources for your small business.

Micro Enterprise Loan Fund

Utah Microenterprise Loan Fund (UMLF)

UMLF makes small loans ($1,000-$25,000) to help people with low to moderate incomes supplement their earnings and find economic security through ownership and operation of their own small businesses.

National Association of Development Companies

National Association of Development Companies (NADCO)

NADCO is the trade association for the nation’s Certified Development Companies (CDCs). Our members are non-profit organizations that have been certified by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to provide financing to small businesses through the Certified Development Company Economic Development Loan Program also known as the SBA 504 loan program.

Utah Business Registration & Information

This website provides a wealth of information for all Utah businesses. Get information on registering a corporation, access local training information, find out about licensing requirements, and more.

Utah Bankers Association

Utah Bankers Association

The Utah Bankers Association is the professional and trade association for Utah’s commercial banks, savings banks and industrial loan corporations.

Utah Credit Unions

Utah Credit Unions

The Utah Credit Union Association provides information on public relations, compliance assistance, education, training, legislative lobbying, and community involvement projects for Utah’s credit unions.