If you are a business seeking to start, expand, or relocate, then you have come to the right spot.

If you are are a community in need of developing or funding an economic or community development project, then you will find assistance here.

CEDA is a private, 501(c)(3) non-profit agency headquartered in Chatfield, MN. Our 15+ employees are currently serving communities, businesses and residents throughout Southeast Minnesota and Northeast Iowa.


Our Board of Directors is composed of proven leaders in business and community development. Among the many professional qualifications, our staff has professional certifications in small business development counseling, economic development finance, and real estate.

CEDA Staff