Loan Success Story -CRU Trucking

“You run into people willing to help you along the way. CIC it has been fantastic, working with you guys. I recommend that when people have that itch to start something, to move forward. Even though CIC turned me down initially for the first truck/trailer purchase, they were positive, helpful, and guided me so I could qualify six months later with proven financial history. You were such a blessing." - Chuck Ugalde, Owner
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Kiva Tucson Making an Impact

The Power of Community-Backed Lending and Kiva Tucson The rate that entrepreneurs are starting new businesses in the US has been flat for almost 20 years. While there are many
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REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS

Eviction Prevention Services related to the Coronavirus Response and Relief (CARES) Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 RFQ for Service Agencies.
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Pima Eviction Prevention Impact Report

In late August of 2020, Community Investment Corporation (CIC) contracted with Pima County to develop and manage a dynamic online platform that would expedite the distribution of CARES Act funding
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BIPOC Community Manage Loan Fund ANNOUNCED

A new resource for BIPOC entrepreneurs in the first five years of formalized business. This loan fund is the brainchild of Community Investment Corporation (CIC) staff who wanted to take
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EARLY-STAGE FUNDING: OPTIONS, SOURCES, AND CONSEQUENCES

This white paper was a collaborative effort between University of Arizona's Arizona FORGE, Community Investment Corporation, WeFunder, and Startup Tucson. The paper also features numerous founders' case studies and interviews. Many thanks to all who participated!
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