Tools and Resources

We provide professional guidance and support to existing businesses:

Training and Counseling

Classes, Workshops, Individual support

Flexible Financing

To start and grow your business

PVGrows Investment Fund

Invest in your community

Food Processing

FDA, USDA, Commercial manufacturing

Venture Center

Office and manufacturing space


Contact us

If you are new to the FCCDC and would like to find out about our Lending, Technical Assistance, or training programs or to learn how to use the Western MA Food Processing Center, we invite you to come to one of our FREE Information Sessions

Register online or call 413-774-7204 x 100


Other Questions?

Contact us or call us at 413-774-7204

Or if you prefer you may fill out our Intake Form online to let us know how we can assist you with your business









"Small businesses are the backbone of successful communities. Small businesses are not easy to start and sustain, so the Franklin County CDC is glad  to help those hard-working, motivated people try to lower their risks and  improve their
chances of success."


John Waite
Executive Director