Here are a few helpful reminders to make your application and review process go smoothly: 

  • All items must be submitted to constitute a complete application package.
  • Application fee of $25.00 paid via cashiers check or money order made out to “GREENSBORO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FUND.”
  • Incomplete loan applications will not be submitted for underwriting.
  • See our Underwriting Checklist to prevent loan approval delays.

Want to mail your application? 

You can submit your application via email or certified mail:

  1. Please attach all required documents and in the subject line type “NEW LOAN APPLICATION: Name of Business”. Email Address: info@gcdfonline.org
  2. Mailing Address:
    Greensboro Community Development Fund
    ATTN: Lending Services
    1451 S. Elm-Eugene Street, Suite 2121
    Greensboro, NC 27406

** Please note that ALL financial statements and tax returns must be signed and dated in blue ink with original signatures. A “Principal” is any person who owns 20% or more of the business.


  1. This Universal Loan Application checklist contains the minimum required documentation for any/all loans processed by GCDF.
  2. Greensboro Community Development Fund does share documents with resource and lending partners for the sole purpose of obtaining a loan approval.
  3. Additional application items may be requested during the underwriting, approval and closing process.
  4. Greensboro Community Development Fund is a 501c(3) nonprofit, Community Development Financial Institution and is not an agency of the City of Greensboro or Guilford County government.
  5. Your information will be shared with third party agencies during the underwriting process