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    Collaborating and leveraging resources to help new or existing businesses get the financing and support they need to grow.

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    Arming people with the skills they need to meet the demands of today’s changing job market.

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    Building sound and healthy environments through thoughtful planning and strategic investment.

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    Educating partners and clients by hosting interactive events throughout the State of Maine.

Now Accepting PPP Loan Applications

In partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration, EMDC is processing applications for first-time and second-time PPP loans. This loan program designed by the SBA, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, provides a direct incentive for small businesses to retain their employees. For more information and to apply, email our lending team at

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How can we help you?

"By collaborating with EMDC to fill our workforce needs, we help people build their skills while seeing if they’re a fit for our growing business. We either get people that are fantastic or help catapult them into being fantastic. EMDC’s individualized advising and financial support through each placement are valuable resources that help us grow our team."

Leeanne Hewey

Co-owner, Vacationland Inns

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EMDC has offices statewide, we look forward to working with you.

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