Small Business Solutions

Small Business Loans
How to Apply for a Business Loan

If you want to determine your eligibility for our loan fund, begin with our Business Loan Pre-Application

If you are ready to apply for a loan, please download and complete our Business Loan Application[nbsp]as well as the Personal Financial Statement Form

Not sure?  Feel free to call us at 413-967-3001.

Individual Consulting

Whether you are a long standing business, an early stage start-up or a person exploring self-employment, we have individual consulting for you. One-on-one Business Technical Assistance.  Financial Aid is often available to offset consulting fees.

For financial aid please complete a Mini-Grant Application.

Welcome to the QVCDC

The Quaboag Valley Community Development Corporation (QVCDC) is a member-based,  non-profit organization that serves the 15 towns of the Quaboag region.  Membership is open to anyone over the age of 18 that lives and/or works in the Quaboag region.  The CDC, and its partner organization, the Quaboag Valley Business Assistance Corporation (QVBAC) offer many programs and services with a focus on Economic Development.  We proudly serve businesses in the Quaboag towns of Belchertown · Brimfield · Brookfield · East Brookfield · Hardwick · Holland · Monson · New Braintree  · North Brookfield · Palmer · Spencer · Wales · Ware · Warren and West Brookfield. 

The Quaboag Valley CDC/BAC is an equal opportunity lender, employer and provider. In accordance with Federal law and US Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, familial status or religion.

FREE Business Software Training for your Employees!


QuickBooks for Farmers

Quaboag Valley Community Development Corp is offering a 5-session class on QuickBooks for Farmers at the Richard Sugden Library, 8 Pleasant Street in Spencer.  Class starts on Wednesday, February 17th from 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM and continues at the same time on consecutive Wednesdays:  Feb 24, March 2, 9, 16. (Snow date: 3/23)

Class size is limited to 6 as the class is highly interactive and hands on.  QVCDC provides the training laptops, books, thumb drives and our experienced instructor, a CPA.  The cost is $525.  Financial assistance is available to qualified participants, so for some the class may be free!

First come, first served – so contact us right away: or call 413.967.3001.