Los Hornitos – Award Winning Neighborhood Gem

“My relationship with Community Capital has been much more than a loan – they helped me create a financial plan and continue to teach me organizational and management skills so I can make better business decisions.” Monica Lorca, Owner Support Provided:  Microloan for Expansion, SCALE graduate Impact: Minority and women-owned business, 12 jobs created or...
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The XP Agency – Rock Solid Pros Reimagine Branding

“We could never be where we are today without Community Capital.  At a critical juncture for us, they had a flexible approach to lending that allowed us to access capital so we could focus on doing a great job for our clients.”           Tamara  Francois Co-owner, The XP Agency Support Provided: credit, educational scholarship Impact:...
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Wilmar Electric Inc – Mario and Wilson Alvarez

“Community Capital’s SCALE program helped us build skills and develop more confidence in our ability to grow the business.  Our instructor Julieta continues to work with us, always demonstrating how attention to the financial and operational details can make a huge difference in expanding Wilmar. Owner, Mario Alvarez   Support:  Spanish Language SCALE Graduate, Credit...
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Essie’s Restaurant – Brandon Walker

“To grow as a business owner I need to know not only food but how to fully operate a professional establishment.  Community Capital provides awesome support for its clients.  I received two technical assistance grants that gave me training for a new point of sale system, and Quickbooks.  I also listen in on their business...
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Hudson Valley Silverworks

“To make my dream of an independent jewelry school a reality, I needed not only capital but also a trusted hand to hold as I started this entrepreneurial journey. Community Capital has provided both, and the staff is nothing short of awesome.  I know that I can count on them if I need advice or...
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Habitat for Humanity Dutchess County – ReStore

“It’s an amazing feeling to run a retail operation that has a purpose … the money we earn at this store gets plowed back into the community so Habitat can build safe, affordable houses for low income residents.” ReStore Director, Karen Glorioso Support Provided:  $200,00 start-up loan Impact:  Social Enterprise Investment, 4 jobs created to...
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Eco Shrimp Garden – Making a Sizeable Splash Newburgh, NY

According to a souvenir t-shirt you got as a kid, life’s a beach. Turns out the tee was wrong, at least when it comes to shrimp. Americans now consume 1.2 billion pounds of shrimp each year, with the hazards of the harvest destroying our oceans’ ecosystems. Environmentalists call it “meals of mass destruction.” Jean Claude...
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Bare Air-Free Baby Bottle by Bittylab: Priska Diaz

With so many baby products on the market how do you choose what’s best for your little bundle of joy? Especially if they’re not always bringing you joy—screaming with colic, reflux and gas? Asking friends, family and scouring mommy blogs for tips can just confuse you. The new Bare Air-Free baby bottle makes sense of...
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Simply Sweetz – Michele Dominici

“Along with a business loan, Community Capital helped me create a roadmap to grow the business.  It also awarded me an education scholarship to work with a digital professional to build a new website and an e-commerce pilot that will get underway this summer.” — Owner Michelle Domenici Support Provided:  Business loan, technical assistance and...
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Aura Salon: Leticia Villagran

Think of Aura Salon as a safe haven for your hair. Leticia Villagran’s boutique has a relaxed, romantic feel thanks to crystal chandeliers, brick floors, antique settees, vases of French tulips, and mini-mullioned windows all couched in a charmingly historic building on Chappaqua’s King Street. And since hair is never just hair for women—it can...
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