Category Archive for: Success Stories

Why I Love Where I Live Partnership

Why I Love Where I Live is a retail store and movement about encouraging people to love where they live and find appreciation and gratitude for the things that make a place unique. As a small business owner in Tucson, it’s been a rocky road. People that have had to rely in the past on…

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London Town Barber Shop

London Town Barber Shop

“The moment I knew I was receiving the funding I knew I could weather the storm.” “It is definitely great to have that piece of mind, especially at that time when I was talking to Brian at CIC. We did not know what the timeline (of the shutdown) was going to be.”  Nick Baca, Owner London Town Barbershop

Dish-for-Dosha

Dish for Dosha

“CIC is my secret weapon in business!  I will always remember the day I called CIC, and then lived to enjoy the “fruits” of my labor. Five years ago, I was a single mother, an immigrant, sick from liver disease, and desperate to live and fund my “life-line”.  I had no credit, no business experience, no “working capital”, and no…

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Safeguard Tucson

Safeguard – Promotional Products, Apparel & Printing

“As a small business owner, I can say that in my case Community Investment Corporation has truly fulfilled its mission of helping Pima County prosper at a much needed time.” “Every person I had contact with at CIC was truly dedicated to help, the process was transparent and happened quickly, on the timeline that Dos…

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Dos Manos Apairies - Noel Patterson

Dos Manos Apiaries

“As a small business owner, I can say that in my case Community Investment Corporation has truly fulfilled its mission of helping Pima County prosper at a much needed time.” “Every person I had contact with at CIC was truly dedicated to help, the process was transparent and happened quickly, on the timeline that Dos…

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Sunrise Custom Jewelry

“This loan from CIC gives me a lot of peace of mind. It is going to keep the boat afloat until people feel like they can come out again.” – Don Lovett, Sunrise Custom Jewelry

Odaiko Sonora Rhythm Industry

Odaiko Sonora Rhythm Industry

“The care and professionalism, and, most importantly, the speed with which CIC staff were able to assist us has restored my faith that Odaiko Sonora will weather this storm.” “By supporting us at this time, the Community Investment Corporation recognizes the arts and culture industry will be one of the major engines helping re-build Tucson’s…

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