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We Know Your Worth

Community Investment Corporation (CIC) is an  economic development nonprofit dedicated to the empowerment of Pima County residents and the surrounding area since 1996.

Building an economy for all

 We give the members of our community, who are shut out of and left behind in our economy, access to the knowledge and financing they need to pursue new opportunities. 

$8 million provided in DOWN PAYMENT assistance every year

$13+ million lent to LOCAL ARIZONA BUSINESSES

Supporting 86,485 STUDENTS across 163 CAMPUSES

Homeownership

Helping aspiring homeowners through tax credits and down payment assistance.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Providing much needed financing to small businesses and nonprofits, as well as, introducing innovative systems to promote private investment in early stage businesses.

EDUCATION

Assisting schools with access to capital, bond compliance, and family engagement.

How Can We Help You?

In the market for a home?

Need a loan for your business?

Exploring K-12 schools?

Events and Important Dates:

When:March 9 - 10

Where:The University of Arizona Mall

When:March 27, 2024 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Where:Zoom

"I can’t thank CIC enough for giving me the opportunity to show what I can do as a business. I wouldn’t have been able to open my business without the loan I received."

Sydney Adams, Sydney’s Sweet Shoppe

Latest News

Ajo Copper News Features CIC Lending

Ajo Copper News Features CIC Lending

Alternative financing available for Ajo area businesses Community Investment Corporation of Tucson’s stated goal is “to promote economic inclusion for all members of southern Arizona, regardless of socioeconomic…
Tucson Agenda Covers Social Innovation Hackathon

Tucson Agenda Covers Social Innovation Hackathon

The Daily Agenda: Brainstorming a brighter future By Liv Leonard, Tucson Agenda Spring Reporter   The people tasked with solving the world’s problems are restricted by bureaucracy, rules…
Tucson Nonprofits Seek Solutions for Unhoused Populations

Tucson Nonprofits Seek Solutions for Unhoused Populations

CIC hosting a Social Innovation Hackathon; La Frontera shares focus on behavior health, barriers, and building trust By Reyna Preciado, KGUN9 TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — After the recent…
BIPOC Loan Fund Featured on Arizona Illustrated

BIPOC Loan Fund Featured on Arizona Illustrated

In a world where traditional banking systems often overlook and underserve the BIPOC community, Community Investment Corporation (CIC) is revolutionizing access to capital in Southern AZ.
Pitch It Forward: A Social Innovation Hackathon

Pitch It Forward: A Social Innovation Hackathon

Calling All Visionaries, Innovators, & Community Advocates! Join us if you’re passionate about social change, deeply care about homelessness, or have innovative solutions to share at our inaugural Homelessness…
KXCI Features CIC and Startup Tucson

KXCI Features CIC and Startup Tucson

In this episode of Nonprofit Spotlight, Stephanie Engs talks with Danny Knee, the Executive Director of the Community Investment Corporation (CIC), and Keneshia Raymond, Director of Programs and…

Proud partner in the community

Community Investment Corporation (CIC) values our local and national partners. 

By working together, we know that we make the largest impact for our communities.