Finding financing for your business

There are several sources of funding available in Pike County to help you start or grow your business.  The cities of Pittsfield and Barry both have economic development offices and revolving loan programs. 

Countywide, there is a Pike County Revolving Loan Program though the Pike County Board.  In addition, there is a Pike County Community Development group, made up mostly of area banks and Illinois Electric, who might be able to assist you.  Contact one of the following for information:

Central State Bank in Pleasant Hill          217-734-2356
Farmers National Bank of Griggsville        217-833-2329
Farmers State Bank in Pittsfield              217-285-5000
First National Bank of Barry                    217-335-2393
Farmers Bank of Liberty- Barry                217-335-2321
Illinois Electric                                       800-468-4732

Two Rivers RC&D, 217-285-4114, has a Revolving Loan Fund, and USDA Rural Development, 217-224-2503, offers business, industry and community facility loans.