Covid-19 Recovery Assistance

The ECRDC has a new Covid-19 Relief Loan Program. Loans are designed to provide critical financing to small businesses and entrepreneurs adversely affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Loans are available to qualified businesses in the Region 7E counties of Chisago, Isanti Kanabec, Mille Lacs and Pine. Interest rates start as low as 0% and staff will work with applicants to design flexible repayment terms.

For assistance with the Covid-19 Relief Loan Program please contact Michelle Thomas at 320-679-4065 x34 or by email at


CARES Act Recovery Assistance Loan Fund:

RLF-Covid Loan Application 10-20 – Word format

RLF-Covid Loan Application 10-20 – pdf format

RLF-Covid Loan Application 10-20 – pdf fillable