The mission of the Central Economic Development Center, Inc. (CEDC) is to combat community deterioration and its causes by assisting the development and growth of small businesses, providing business related training and workshops, developing an environment conducive for businesses locating within the community, and providing residents with resources needed to improve their quality of life. The Center focuses on development needs in Manatee County, FL and the surrounding areas.
The Central Economic Development Center envisions a Manatee County small business community where its entrepreneurs have the skills and resources necessary to start, grow, and be successful in their businesses, and where affordable housing is a viable option for those living and working in Manatee County.
1201 6th Ave., West
Bradenton, FL 34205