Posts by Deborah Morant

43 Ashburton Opens in Yonkers!

Community Capital was on hand to celebrate the opening of 43 Asburton. The Community Builders, a community partner of Community Capital New York, revitalized a run down school into modern, safe and affordable housing, retaining the unique architectural arch that made it a local landmark. NY State Assemblywoman Andrea Stewart Cousins, Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano,…

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Community Capital on ABC!

CommunityCapital New York’s Vice President of Lending, Fernando Ahumada, and loan client Mercedes Nunez, were guests of ABC’s El Tiempo Spanish programming show hosted by Westchester resident Joe Torres! Mercedes, as CEO and Founder of Palisades Cleaning Service, was the first recipient of a small business loan from Community Capital’s CFA Award, the Million for Main Street…

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MidHudson News Covers Newburgh Remediation Housing Fund

NEWBURGH – Community Capital New York and local elected officials announced the acquisition of $175,000 in funds for urban renewal and revitalization in Newburgh. Community Capital New York is a not-for-profit organization that helps local developers revitalize local urban centers in the Hudson Valley. Funding was awarded specifically for the purpose of lead and asbestos…

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Two Vice Presidents Join the Lending Staff of Community Capital

Julieta Parra McPherson and Carlos Hernandez have joined Community Capital New York as Vice Presidents, Lending. Community Capital New York is an alternative lender serving the Hudson Valley, providing start up and business expansion loans to small businesses unable to qualify for traditional financing due to the age of the business, credit or collateral issues;…

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Community Capital Celebrates Revitalization, Opportunity in Poughkeepsie

$100,000 Loan Backs Rehab of Abandoned Home by YouthBuild Students  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,…

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WHITE PAPER: NEWBURGH AFFORDABLE HOUSING REMEDIATION FUND 2015

Background Community Capital New York is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that serves seven counties in the Lower Hudson Valley, encompassing a wide variety of cities, towns and villages, but none of them are as compelling as the City of Newburgh. Today, Newburgh is a mix of opportunity and despair. Due to a variety…

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Wells Fargo Presents $35,000 Grant Award

Wells Fargo’s Community Affairs Manager Deborah A. Smith, Hudson Valley District Manager and Community Capital board member Francisco Branco and Senior Community Development Officer Jose Rivera Alers present a $35,000 grant award to Community Capital’s Deborah Morant for our Small Business Program.

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