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North Carolina Rural Center Lending Programs

North Carolina Rural Center
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

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The North Carolina Rural Center offers loans to small businesses in the state. Small businesses could include rural healthcare providers.

Lending products include:

  • Thread capital - Loan funds, business planning, and technical assistance for the start-up and expansion of small businesses
  • Loan Participation Program - The Rural Center purchases 15% of loans made by lenders to reduce the risk of small business loans.

Eligibility varies by loan product.

Geographic coverage
North Carolina
Amount of funding

Loan amounts vary by product.

Application process

Application information is provided within each of the loan product links listed on the program website.

Tagged as
Capital funding · Community and economic development · Healthcare facilities · North Carolina

For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.