Taaru Majeure on Tiktok

What is it like getting a small business on Tiktok? My name is Ellie Naider, and I am a CCNY Summer Intern. Last week on a tour of small businesses which received startup loans from CCNY, my fellow intern Hope Walker and I met the amazing Mama Faye, owner of Taaru Majeure, a small female,…

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Surpassing the Sustainability Standard

Meet Lauren Hauck and Lauryn Phinney of The Community Builders (TCB). Hauck and Phinney are overseeing the development of the Ridgeway, which is a multi-phase, affordable housing project, which will ultimately provide over 500 affordable housing units in Yonkers. The Ridgeway Development Project consists of six building phases, four of which are currently completed or…

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Moyer Carriage Lofts

CCNY is excited to support Housing Visions, a non-profit construction company, in its joint venture with Redevelopment CNY LLC- a new affordable housing project in Syracuse. The Moyer Carriage Lofts project will redevelop the historical Moyer Carriage and Car Factory, built in 1881, into an affordable housing development with a preserved commercial space on the…

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The Louella

CCNY is excited to announce our partnership on another affordable housing project being developed by The Community Builders (TCB) in the Bronx. “The Louella” will be an affordable senior housing development in the Mt. Hope neighborhood. The development is named Louella Hatch, a Bronx resident who dedicated her life to serving her community. Hatch, who…

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Building in the Bronx

CCNY is excited to partner with TCB, The Community Builders, on another affordable housing project- West Tremont Senior. The project, with Project Manager Bennett Baumer, “proposes 97 units of affordable housing for senior citizens located in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx”. 93 of the units are to be studios, with 3 one-bedroom units…

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A Coffee Truck in the Hudson Valley: Ramblin Coffee

Small business loans, personal loans, credit repair, small business resources- general, business plan, affordable housing loans, financial education, start-up loans and grants

A Small Business Story Whether you’re a coffee fan or not, daily coffee consumption is an integral part of many everyday routines, but as coffee aficionados understand, not all coffee experiences are equal.  An avid coffee drinker since high school, Bryan Lantier was determined to create a unique and delicious experience for coffee connoisseurs.  Inspired…

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The 4 Do’s & Don’ts of Business Planning During a Pandemic

Small business loans, personal loans, credit repair, small business resources- general, business plan, affordable housing loans, financial education, start-up loans and grants

Q1 is a great time to reflect and set goals for you and your small business. However, many financial resolutions don’t make it to the finish line. That’s why we’re here to help! We know that with the proper small business resources and planning, you can reach your 2022 entrepreneurial goals. And what’s one of…

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A 5-Year Plan & $25 Billion for Affordable Housing in New York State

Small business loans, personal loans, credit repair, small business resources- general, business plan, affordable housing loans, financial education, start-up loans and grants

“I am very encouraged that Governor Hochul is committed to funding and making legislative changes to encourage the development of much needed affordable units and making changes to restrictive zoning policies. Her plan provides hope that the state is working innovatively to reduce the inequities in the housing market.” – Elissa Bard, VP of Community…

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Meet Mama Faye: Founder, Owner, CEO of Boutique, Taaru Majeure

A Small Business Story Taaru means beauty and elegance in the native language of Wolof Sénégal . When Mama Faye first opened Taary Majeure, her mission was to uplift women with luxurious skincare and formulas suitable for all skin types and skin tones. But, when the pandemic hit, she knew her customers had different needs.…

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Wishing You Happy & Healthy Holidays!

Dear Community, We wish you and your loved ones a very safe & healthy holiday season. Please note our offices will be closed between December 24th and January 3rd, 2022. We look forward to reconnecting with you in the new year! Happy Holidays, The Community Capital New York Team

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