CDC Small Business Finance is a non-profit lender that provides low-interest financing to small businesses so they can expand, grow and create jobs in San Diego and throughout California, Arizona and Nevada. The company specializes in SBA lending, including the SBA-504 loan for purchasing commercial/industrial buildings. CDC also offers smaller loans, including the Community Advantage loan for working capital, equipment, inventory, tenant improvements and business acquisition. In 36 years, CDC has helped more than 10,000 small businesses grow, many of them owned by minorities, women and military veterans. Through small business expansion, CDC has been a catalyst for the creation of over 130,000 jobs.