Berkshire, Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden & parts of Worcester County

Common Capital provides financing to for-profit, cooperative and, in certain circumstances, nonprofit businesses in Western Massachusetts that are unable to obtain necessary financing through conventional lenders.  -From Common Capital

Quaboag Valley

The Quaboag Valley Business Assistance Corporation (QVBAC) provides business loans from $500 to $100,000 to businesses that operate within the region and cannot access necessary financing through conventional lenders. -From the Quaboag Valley Community Development Corporation

Franklin County

The Franklin County Community Development Corporation (CDC) provides financing from $5000 to $200,000 to both start up and existing small businesses. -From Franklin County CDC