Opportunities for Start-Ups & Financing


Sandstone has programs to assist start-ups to expand within the community. 

The following provides general information. 

Links are provided for more specific information.


City staff is always willing to work with you on the specifics of your project.


Minnesota Small Business Development Centers

The MNSBDC can provide free counseling services for interested persons and assist with the development of business plans and loan packaging. 


Tom Willett
1441 312th Lane NE
Cambridge MN 55008
Tom@trwconsulting16.com  www.TRWConsulting16.com 

Community Economic Development Loan (CED Loan)

The Sandstone EDA has a community loan fund which may be used to provide financing to eligible start-up businesses locating within the community.   

CED Loan Policy & Appliction

Kathy George


Other Resources:   
US Small Business Administration Local Resources website
US Small  Business Administration  website
Starting a Business in Minnesota  website
City of Sandstone- Finance page     website