SBA 504 Program

The SBA 504 Loan provides businesses with fixed-rate financing for the purchase of long-term assets. Proceeds can be used for the purchase of land, building, and equipment as well as to finance eligible closing costs. The 504 loan is made in conjunction with the borrowers’ local financial institution, which provides a first mortgage for up to 50% of the project cost.

For more information on getting a small business loan in ND, contact Ashley Hruby at 701.667.7607 or at


SBA 504 10 Year Rate


SBA 504 20 Year Rate


SBA 504 25 Year Rate

Download PDF

North Dakota Opportunity Fund

The North Dakota Opportunity Fund leverages private financing to help small businesses and manufacturers attain the loans and investments need to expand and create jobs. A consortium of 38 municipalities across North Dakota has received funding for operating the loan participation program.

North Dakota Opportunity Fund Communities

For more information on the North Dakota Opportunity Fund contact Matt Burthold at 701.667.7601 or at

Download PDF

Regional Loan Programs

The Lewis & Clark Regional Development Council has a variety of loan programs to fit the needs of businesses in a ten-county region. Businesses located in Burleigh, Emmons, Grant, Kidder, McLean, Mercer, Morton, Oliver, Sheridan, and Sioux counties are eligible for a variety of loan programs.

For more information on the Regional Loan Programs Fund, contact Matt Burthold at 701.667.7601 or at

Download PDF

Meat and Poultry Intermediary Lending Program (MPILP)

The Meat and Poultry Intermediary Lending Program (MPILP) is provided through a USDA Rural
Development grant to Lewis & Clark Development Group to provide loans to expand existing meat
processing businesses and build new operations throughout North Dakota – one of America’s top ten
beef producing states.

For more information about MPILP, contact Chris Masse at 701.667.7602 or at

LCD Group Success Stories

Are you an individual, business, or government rep looking for funding?

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

The latest information about our programs, events, and how are services can benefit you, delivered to your inbox. 


You have Successfully Subscribed!