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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3.625 Million in Pima County Eviction Prevention Funds NOW AVAILABLE

CIC is currently administering $3.625 million in CARES Act funding from Pima County to residential landlords and property owners on behalf of tenants who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19. This unique program allows landlords/property owners and tenants to initiate the application process.
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Kiva Tucson Trustee Event: Kalamazoo Case Study

Kiva Tucson is a program of Growth Partners Arizona in partnership with the Community Investment Corporation and the City of Tucson. In this webinar event, local Kiva Tucson Trustees gather to learn from Kalamazoo, Michigan's Capital Consortium about their entrepreneurial pipeline and support structure.
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Raising Money on Wefunder- Is Equity Crowdfunding Right for You?

CIC, Stackhouse, and New Way Home share what there is to know about equity crowdfunding, how it can help businesses addressing community challenges and the Community Investment Corporation’s partnership with WeFunder.
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CIC is a Copper Cactus Award Finalist

CIC is humbled and honored to be a finalist for the Tucson Metro Chamber Copper Cactus Awards. We were nominated for the Tucson Electric Power Social Impact Award and invite you to join us for the virtual awards event on Oct. 17, 7-8 p.m.
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