Colorado Enterprise Fund

1888 Sherman Street
Suite 530
Denver, CO 80203

Founded in 1976, CEF, either independently or in partnership with other lending institutions, provides loans up to $500,000 to finance small businesses and start-ups that are unable to secure funding through traditional banks. With a mission to accelerate community prosperity by financing and supporting entrepreneurs and small businesses, CEF has provided close to $40 million in loans to more than 1,500 businesses to help create or retain over 16,5000 jobs in the state since 1990. A nonprofit Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), CEF is based in Denver with lending services available statewide.

Aliza Zimmerman