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Success Stories

Read success stories across the various sectors we serve including economic development, affordable housing, small business and education.

Address Yourself Program: Talita Elizeu

A $15,000 down payment assistance grant and free housing counseling.

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A $592,000 senior loan and $333,000 subordinate loan to develop a six-unit supportive housing home for residents with special needs.

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East Trenton Collaborative – UrbanPromise Trenton

A comprehensive response to address food insecurity and community health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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CompleteCare Health Network

Improving the health and well-being of a community requires better access to equitable care. CompleteCare is making it happen. A $10.5 million New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation to develop a new 26,000 square foot community health facility providing adult and specialty health services.

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Paterson Habitat for Humanity

A $5.2 million New Markets Tax Credit allocation for the construction of 12-14 single-family homes, part of a larger neighborhood plan to preserve affordable homeownership opportunities.

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NeighborhoodLIFT Program: Natima Lavine

After years of living in East Orange, Natima Lavine set her sights on buying a home in the heart of her community. The mother of five turned to NeighborhoodLIFT, a program in partnership with Wells Fargo and NeighborWorks America designed to boost homeownership for Essex County residents.

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Ascension Capital Partners

A graduate of the CAPC training program and Black-owned real estate developer is utilizing NJCC financing to develop high-quality affordable rental homes.

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Englewood Krav Maga

After securing a $25,000 working capital loan through New Jersey Community Capital's Garden State Relief Fund, Traci was able to attain financial security for her small business and assume operations once restrictions were lifted.

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