Social Impact Investing

When you invest in Capital for Change, (C4C) you strategically invest in Connecticut’s people and communities. C4C blends a mission-driven lending philosophy with the financial savvy of a bank. We use our capital to create economic opportunity and strengthen low-wealth communities. Our investors include dozens of socially-concerned individuals, banks and faith-based organizations, foundations and government, all of whom help us bring change and opportunity to communities across Connecticut

Know Your Impact

We track our impact with a number of indicators. The Four Core impacts are People Served, Affordable Housing Units Created or Retained, Energy Saved / Carbon Reduced, and Jobs Created or Retained. You will receive regular communications detailing what your investment has accomplished for our communities.

IMPACT & ANNUAL REPORTS

Securing Our Future

We take great care to maintain reserves to protect investors’ money Since 1987, our Social Impact Investment program has maintained a 100% repayment rate – plus interest – to our community of investors, and has made over $30M in loans to affordable housing developers and nonprofits in need. Investments in our loan fund are not FDIC insured nor are they tax-deductible charitable gifts.

SUCCESS STORIES

Investment Statistics

654
Housing units created or maintained
3
Units of affordable home-ownership
139
Families received homebuyer training & foreclosure counseling
205
Jobs created
58,395,105
Leveraged
CO2 reduction
230 cars off the road for 1 year

Our Investors Speak

  • “I have invested in Capital for Change because it is the only true vehicle for social impact investing which is focused on the needs of all of Connecticut."

    Joop de Groot, West Redding, CT, Social Impact Investor since 2013

  • “In keeping with our criteria for community investing, C4C invests in affordable housing development which ultimately assists low to moderate income individuals and their families. We recognize and applaud them not only for affordable housing development, but the promotion of environmentally-friendly construction.”

    Lura Mack, Director of Portfolio Advisory Board, Adrian Dominican Sisters, Adrian, MI, investors since 2007

Investment Terms

INVESTMENT AMOUNT
$1,000 or more
TERM
1 - year or more
RETURN
Fixed Simple Int. Rates:
1 - 2 years: up to 2.5%
3-7 years: up to 3%
7-10 years: up to 3.5%
10+ years: up to 4%
INTEREST PAYMENT
Annual
or
at the end of
your term

Ready to Invest?

Please contact Darcy Arcand:

Email: darcand@capitalforchange.org
Phone: (475) 253-9702

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