A Greater Newark!

GNEC's primary purpose is economic development. We carry out that mission by financing small business growth & development, job creation by way of self employment, and by providing technical assistance and/or a resourceful networking "pool" for the Northern New Jersey community.

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GNEC Micro Loan Program

GNEC provides financial assistance to start-up and existing small business owners to start or grow their business. The financial assistance is in the form of fixed term loans. It should be noted that these borrowers may not qualify under regular banking requirements.

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September 2015 Events & Updates

UEDI Training, Access to Capital workshop, Learn to Code events! Invest in GNEC Greetings, September is finally here and what a dynamic month this is shaping up to be! There...Read More

Innovation and Growth Resource List

  The following list of resources was shared by the panelists and speaker with the audience last week at our Innovation and Growth discussion on taking your business to the next level discussion at Indiegrove.   Feel...Read More