Dollars Lent


Businesses Assisted


Jobs Impacted

1.K +

Jobs Created

Emergency Loan Program

South County Economic Development Council (South County EDC) is offering a no-interest loan to eating establishments in South County in order to provide some economic relief during these difficult times. This small infusion of funds is intended to assist South County small restaurants to remain open and continue to provide meals during this national emergency. South County EDC will provide a one-time $5,000 no-interest loan with repayment due on April 1, 2021. At that time the entire loan amount will be due. It is anticipated that a total of 50 loans will be provided.




Featured Services

Work Force Development

The SCEDC proactively assesses the needs of employers and works with local education organizations, companies, and residents to develop programming focused on ensuring future needs are met.  Through grant programs, partnerships, and scholarships we work tirelessly to assist residents in becoming the valued assets employers are searching for.

Business Attraction

WTCSD supports foreign businesses looking to invest in vetted San Diego businesses and projects.

Featured Initiatives And Programs

Business Retention and Attraction

Working alongside our civic partners the SCEDC works to highlight the unique assets here in South County to businesses looking to relocate and or grow.  Our communities have unparalleled available commercial and residential land, proximity to international ports of entry, and highly skilled workforce.

Government Relations

The South County Economic Development Council works diligently to connect interested parties with the decision makers in our communities.  Together we can take the vision of tomorrow’s community a reality today.

Loan Program

South County Economic Development Council (South County EDC) is here to assist businesses in the growth stage.  This loan product is designed to help businesses with a proven track record acquire products or services needed for the next stages of growth.  Perhaps you are looking to acquire new equipment or expand into a larger space, this is a product to consider.