A message on COVID-19 from NCNMEDD Executive Director Monica Abeita

Dear Friends,


I’m writing to share information about funding and programs created to help businesses weather the Coronavirus pandemic.


The attached State of NM Public Briefing on COVID-19 provides resources and information from state agencies and the U.S. Small Business Administration. Please take note of the COVID-19 LOAN PROGRAM offered by the NM Economic Development Department (EDD). This program offers loans up to $62,500 with no collateral required. 80% of the loan is guaranteed by the State. Applications are accepted by participating lenders such as US Eagle Federal Credit Union which covers the entire North Central region. To apply, please contact Ernesto Salazar, Business Loan Officer at US Eagle directly at 505-920-3696 or esalazar@useagle.org. For referrals to other lenders, please contact Mark Roper at EDD, 575-562-0327 or Edd-Finance@state.nm.us. Lenders and borrowers can also apply here.


Please find other business resources at the links below:



If you have any questions or need any assistance, do not hesitate to contact me or our Economic Development team members listed below. We are here to assist you!


Scott Beckman, 505-716-5580, scottb@ncnmedd.com

Lesah Sedillo, 505-920-9257,  lsedillo@ncnmedd.com



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