REDI Inc. is a non-profit organization organized in 1991 to support business activities in a 10-county region of Southeast Iowa. REDI Inc. operates a business revolving loan fund with grants from the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration. Most recently in 2020, REDI Inc. received a new grant through the CARES Act to assist businesses with recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. This new program, known as REDI CARES, is available to businesses in the REDI region impacted by coronavirus. Applications are available by contacting local Economic Development offices in each county served by REDI Inc.