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Banker & Tradesman Honors CEO Elyse Cherry

2018 Women of FIRE Award

BCC and Partners Break Ground on a $50 Million Project in North Amherst

On June 14, we celebrated the groundbreaking for a mixed-income community, North Square at The Mill District, in Amherst, Massachusetts. BCC loaned $3.5 million to help finance this nearly $50 million mixed-use, sustainably designed community. The project is designed to revitalize North Amherst by providing much-needed affordable housing, jobs, and a transit-friendly central location connecting to downtown Amherst and the UMass Amherst campus. The first building is set to open in summer 2019.

BCC Receives $3.9 Million Capital Magnet Fund Award for Affordable Housing

The U.S. Department of Treasury awarded $3.9 million in Capital Magnet Funds (CMF) to Boston Community Capital. The Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund award supports BCC’s nationwide effort to protect and establish affordable housing through innovative and flexible loan capital programs.

NextStreet Interviews Elyse Cherry in "CDFI Leaders Thinking Ahead and Acting Now"

Read NextStreet's interview with BCC CEO Elyse Cherry in "CDFI Leaders Thinking Ahead and Acting Now: Elyse Cherry, Boston Community Capital."

Elyse Cherry and SUN Homeowner Featured on NECN's "The Take"

Sue O'Connell interviewed Elyse Cherry and SUN homeowner Wendell P. of Worcester on how SUN works for families facing foreclosure in Massachusetts. 

Watch the video interview here on NECN's "The Take" with Sue O'Connell. 

BBJ Names WegoWise CEO Laila Partridge 2017 "Woman to Watch in Science and Tech"

Today, Boston Business Journal named WegoWise CEO Laila Partridge a "Woman to Watch in Science and Tech" in 2017.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 19, 2016 - Boston Community Capital and MassDevelopment Awarded $3 Million for Work in Massachusetts’ Gateway Cities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 19, 2016


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