Redbook 2022

13 Tobacco Commission Offers Competitive Rate Community and Business Loans Access to Capital is often a major hurdle for localities, educational institutions and businesses in Southern and Southwest Virginia as they look to grow. The Tobacco Commission’s new Community and Business Lending Program aims to offer eligible applicants loans at rates below those offered by commercial lenders. Eligible applicants include localities and their political subdivisions, post-secondary education institutions and businesses that meet eligibility criteria. Applicants must be located within the Commission footprint. For more information on the Community and Business Lending Program, including eligibility criteria and instructions on how to apply, please visit our website at Visit Our Website Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission 701 E. Franklin St. Suite 501 ● Richmond, Virginia 23219 Phone: (804) 225-2027