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[Article] SBA Microloans Helped a Fermented Foods Company Meet Growing Demand

We were proud to help business owner Cori Deans find access to funds to help her side-business meet increasing and excited demand from big names such as Whole Foods!

“The conversation I had with [an advisor] at AEDC was so different. He believed in me,” Deans said. “He understood we needed funds to be able to grow; otherwise, we would never progress past being a farmers market brand.”

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Deans' company, Small Town Cultures, is a family-based fermentation company located in the High Peaks of the Adirondacks.