Region Has Unique Incentive & Financing Programs


There are a number of unique incentive and financing programs available in Virginia’s e-Region designed to encourage the creation of new jobs and economic diversification.

The Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority (VCEDA) provides low-interest loans to for-profit basic employers and industrial development authorities.  For further information on VCEDA financing programs, Click Here.

Other incentive and financing programs are operated by the Virginia Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission, the Virginia Economic Development Partnership, the Virginia Small Business Financing Authority, and countless other organizations.  For further information on these programs, Click Here.

To download the Virginia Guide to Business Incentives published by the Virginia Economic Development Partnership, Click Here.

All incentives and financing programs are subject to certain eligibility, application, due diligence, and approval requirements.




Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority

P.O. Box 1060
527 East Main Street
Lebanon, Virginia 24266
Phone: 1-800-735-9999


VCEDA Reaches Milestone of 300 Projects, $204 Million Approved Funding

The Homestead on the Holston Awarded Seed Capital Matching Grant

VCEDA Closes on Loan for Trina Health Town Center Project

VCEDA  Participates in Trina Health of Pounding Mill Announcement

VCEDA Helps Russell County Welcome New Manufacturer, 50 Jobs


Next scheduled meeting of the VCEDA Board is 3 p.m. Oct. 19, 2017 at the VCEDA Office, 527 East Main Street, Lebanon, VA  

Committee Meeting Times: Executive at 12  p.m. Business Development at 1 p.m. Finance at 1:30 p;.m. Project Review at 2 p.m.


Virginia's e-Region is marketed by the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority - VCEDA - a regional economic development organization created by Virginia's General Assembly in 1988 to enhance and diversify the economic base of the seven-county, one-city, coal-producing region in southwestern Virginia.  Since its creation, VCEDA has helped create more than 20,000 jobs.