DeLauro, Himes Announce COVID-19 Relief Program with Community Investment Corporation

“Our small businesses and entrepreneurs are critical to the fabric of our economy and our community. The federal government must step in and do its part to help small businesses reopen safely and recover.” Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro NEW HAVEN, CT — Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) and Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04) today joined Mark Cousineau, President of […]

We’ve Got an Eye for Deliciousness

Mystic Chocolate is a food business that just happens to specialize in confections. The owners, Bill and Casey Gash, combined their creative passions with a microloan from CIC, and they took Mystic Chocolate from the world of traveling farmers’ markets, to a brick & mortar shop in dowtown Mystic. Businesses come and go. How on […]

504 Loan for a New School Building

Congratulations to Education without Walls on the purchase of a new building for their unique and wonderful school! The school used a SBA 504 loan (the smartest loan program available, in our opinion!) to purchase a building that will become the new home for this independent, private micro-school in New Milford, CT. Education Without walls started in 2011 as […]