Driving Capital. Building Prosperity. Transforming Neighborhoods.

A Community Development Mission-Driven Nonprofit Lender for Over 30 Years

Since 1989, Community Capital New York has been working to create a thriving, inclusive, and equitable economy where all people have access to build wealth and prosperity for themselves, their families and communities. Community Capital New York is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit organization, SBA Lender, and a U.S. Treasury-certified Community Development Financial Institution

We drive capital and resources to start-ups and small business owners in the Hudson Valley typically excluded from current systems. We support affordable housing developments throughout New York State through capital and technical assistance. We support low and moderate income communities and communities of color gain access to capital and resources to grow their businesses and build wealth.


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  • Small Business
  • What's New

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...
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Proud to Partner with Housing Visions for Affordable Housing in New York State

Thirty-one years ago, a group of dedicated parishioners set out to revitalize the east side of Syracuse, New York. They noticed that properties in their...
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How Personal Credit Impacts Business: Johnah’s Journey at Stella Bella Beauty Salon

Kingston, New York // September 21, 2021 After 15 years of hard work in the salon industry, Johnah Incardona was determined to branch out and...
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Reflections from Our First Wakanda Celebration

Mount Vernon, New York // September 4, 2021 “We were honored to be included in the vibrant experience of African culture that was the Wakanda...
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Join Us at the Wakanda Celebration in Mount Vernon!

August 25, 2021 Since immigrating to the United States from Tanzania in 1987, Rose Luangisa has made it her mission to spread the beauty and...
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Joe Prioritizes His Employees: Homespun Foods Café, Beacon, New York

Inspired by his experience as a wine director at the upscale Mediterranean restaurant il Buco, Joe Robitaille, the new owner of Homespun Foods, was determined...
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Trained By Jake & Breakthrough Fit Co Provide Access to Fitness for People with Disabilities

July 2021 When fitness centers across the country were forced to close once the pandemic hit, it left many personal trainers filled with uncertainty. But,...
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Community Capital New York Awarded Highest CDFI Rapid Response Program Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2021 Contact: Julie Fahnestock, Director of Marketing & Communications Community Capital New York jfahnestock@communitycapitalny.org Community Capital New York Awarded Highest...
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Gracie’s Bulldog Grille: How AJ & Jen Servidio Launched a Food Truck During a Global Pandemic

July 14, 2021, Orangeburg, New York Meet AJ and Jen Servidio, the multifaceted husband and wife duo.  As entrepreneurs, they know the ins and outs...
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