Creating Opportunity: Launch 1000 and Business First

Launch 1000 During a time where nearly one in five U.S. businesses will fail within their first year of operations (lendingtree.com), entrepreneurs need working capital now more than ever. As a small business lender, Community Capital New York (CCNY) takes pride in being able to not only finance loans, but also to create partnerships with…

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Westchester County Launch 1000 Program

The Launch1000 program was established in 2020 in response to the significant economic disruption caused by COVID-19, with the goal of enabling 1,000 Westchester residents to start a business or develop an income stream for themselves and their families. The program is designed to help residents evaluate an idea, test it with potential customers, and…

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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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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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The Ridgeway: Providing Affordable Housing in Yonkers

“Building mixed-income communities in Westchester would not be possible without partners like Community Capital New York. We are thankful for their support of this project and prior work in Yonkers.” -Lauren Hauck, Development Project Manager at The Community Builders. We are proud to be part of a multi-year project team dedicated to redesigning Cottage Place…

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Press Release: Farshad Maltés Named as President and CEO

(Elmsford, New York) Community Capital New York, a nonprofit and innovative lender and Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) is proud to announce the new leadership of President and CEO, Farshad Maltés. With more than 25 years of community & economic development experience, Farshad Maltés joins Community Capital New York as the second leader to hold…

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Welcome Farshad Maltés, Our New President & CEO, To The Team!

“Community Capital New York has a wonderful, 30-year foundation in serving Westchester County and the Hudson Valley through its microlending and affordable housing efforts. We are poised for growth. I know that together with our partners, we can become even more impactful and expand our mission of wealth-building opportunities for the people in our community…

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