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+1.202.588.5102

 

641 S Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

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respinoza@ledcmetro.org

Primary Contact

Rossana Espinoza
Program Manager,
Small Business Development

TWITTER
@ledcmetro

Latino Economic Development Center (LEDC)

The Latino Economic Development Center (LEDC) equips Latinos and other DC-area residents with the skills and financial tools to create a better future for their families and communities.

Participants in our programs learn how to buy and stay in their homes, take control of the decisions affecting their apartment buildings, and start of expand small businesses.

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE OFFERED

Business Concept

Start-up feasibility analysis

Business Plan

Business plan development
Business start-up information

Licensing

Small business certifications
Business licensing and registration
DCRA – regulatory

Budget, Financing & Lending

Access to capital
Accounting and financial planning
Bookkeeping assistance
Financial assistance

Marketing

Market research
Marketing
Sales and marketing
Business development
Website development
Customer service
Social and other web-based media training

Financing

Access to capital
Financial forecasting
Cash flow analysis
Grant writing assistance
Great Streets grant assistance

LOCATIONS HELPED

Districtwide

Especially:
Ward 1
Ward 4
Ward 5
Ward 7

PROGRAMS & SERVICES

Individualized one-on-one business counseling

Counseling in Spanish

Lending Circles

Financial Capability

Spanish-language trainings