GNEC Has Every Resource
You Need to Succeed

We pair clients with the needed professionals and financial services required to succeed — from credit building, marketing, and accounting experts to the ideal funding and lending programs.

Technical Assistance
for Growth

GNEC’s Technical Assistance Program helps you develop your idea, write a business plan, project cash flow, plus much more.

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Different Approach to Underwriting Loans

As a Community Development Financial Institution, we examine your business’ financials differently than a typical bank.

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and Events

GNEC offers several online and live opportunities to help you develop a successful business.

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Map of New Jersey

Loans Per County
Total 2012 – 2022

Served Over 3500

since 2012

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Key Demographics:


Minority clients


female clients

This map features statics for some but not all counties in New Jersey over a nine-year period.

Success Stories

Jessenia Silverio:
The Banana Leaf

Inspired by the notion that food brings everyone to the table, she uses it as an opportunity to serve as a communal historian of Puerto Rico through her business, The Banana leaf.

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3 Reasons to Choose GNEC

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We Take the Time to Understand

We use our understanding of each entrepreneur’s needs to pair that with right funding source and the right technical assistance.


Our lending programs focus on the right capital solutions that will help the client build capacity and long-term equity.

Offer Technical

We offer workshops and back office support programs on bookkeeping, building credit, website development, and digital marketing.


At GNEC, we are here for you every step of the way. We support entrepreneurs and small business owners on their path to funding by providing tools and connection to resources needed to build financially sustainable businesses. At GNEC, we believe that entrepreneurs who leverage limited resources available to them are the ones who ultimately succeed.

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