Community Capital serves as an economic catalyst working to strengthen the prosperity of our communities and the lives of the people who live in them. By leveraging education, human and civic resources and through flexible, innovative and responsible financing, we enable traditionally underserved people to become stake holders in a more inclusive economy.
We are proud to announce that Community Capital was chosen as a winner in the “Outstanding Advocate for Small Business” category of this years 914INC.‘s small business awards! Congratulations to all the other deserving small businesses and organizations, which includes the Sunny Cover, Owner and CEO of the Peekskill Coffee House, a former Community Capital New York loan client. The actual story: An Ethiopian restaurant in Mount Kisco. A hockey store in Yorktown. A therapy program for autistic Westchester children. A...Read More
$100,000 Loan Backs Rehab of Abandoned Home by YouthBuild Students: City of Poughkeepsie, New York: Community Capital New York, Inc., the non-profit community lender serving the lower Hudson Valley, celebrated the transformation of a blighted property into a newly renovated, energy efficient house at 206 Winnikee Avenue on Monday along with U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, U.S. Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney, New York State Senator Terry Gipson, Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro, Poughkeepsie Mayor Johan Tkazyik and Nubian Directions II Executive...Read More
The place to converge in Peekskill is its eponymous coffee house. With coffee bean bags hung around the tin ceiling, vintage fashion and art on the walls, message boards, t-shirts and other merchandise that would make any hipster proud, Peekskill Coffee House is definitely connected to the young and cool community. It gives Moms and commuters an urban outlet. Along with a cup of coffee and a panini, which can be enjoyed in and out of doors, are live performances...Read More