Granted $97,500, The Second Helpings Culinary Job Training Program promotes productive citizenship and provides an opportunity for individuals to gain industry recognized skills and certifications upon which future successes can be built. Since 1998, the Culinary Job Training program has focused on serving unemployed and underemployed adults in and around the Indianapolis urban core that […]
Midwest distribution facility for Whole Foods serving stores in US and Canada.
In its second award from JOBS, CTUF was granted the remaining $50,000 to continue its support of public education, teacher professional development, and community and apprenticeship programs through grant-making to community-based organizations.
Roseland used $19.7 NMTC million investment to fund two critical projects: (1) the creation of the Adolescent Behavioral Health Unit, a 28-bed inpatient psychiatric care program for at-risk teenagers; and (2) the development of a Women’s Center of Excellence focusing on serving the obstetrical care and women’s health needs of the greater Roseland community. The […]
An environmentally responsible metal recycling facility creates new opportunity in south Chicago.
Nearly 200 years since its founding by George Pullman of the Pullman Palace Rail Car Company and despite noble efforts to revitalize the area, the Pullman neighborhood on the South Side of Chicago was still just on the edge of recovery and missing key elements of a stable neighborhood including a fresh foods grocery store […]
Twelve acres of vacant land were transformed into the new Pullman Community Center – the 135,000 square foot, state-of-the-art, recreation and education complex – offering year-round indoor recreational and educational programs for people of all ages from the Pullman/Roseland communities and beyond. The new $20 million Community Center is the largest multi-sport complex in the […]
The center provides sports and recreational opportunities to low income residents on Chicago’s south side. Individuals, housing authority residents and local teams is able to utilize the facility at reduced rates.
In September 2014, CDF provided $13 million in New Markets Tax Credit financing to Method, the world’s largest producer of environmentally-friendly cleaning products. CDF financing supported construction, equipment acquisition, and working capital expenditures associated with the development of the 150,000-square-foot manufacturing facility located at 720 E. 111th Street in the Pullman neighborhood. The facility, Method’s […]
The new construction of the Altgeld Family Resource Center provides an early childhood learning center, a Chicago Public Library, and a community center to the Altgeld/Murray neighborhood on the far south side of Chicago. This community was originally designed to house military personnel upon returning home from World War II. Today it is currently undergoing […]
Financing for a precision machining company that produces a diverse range of steel forgings for drive train components.
This is one of the most important programs for NCIF as a CDFI and an Impact Investor. From our perspective, there are three key levels of impact: 1. Transactional Impact – the program helps creates and retains jobs, increases the availability of goods and services, healthy foods and financial and social services to underserved markets […]
Our Chicago Land-marked building provides affordable space to 20+ non-profit tenants who serve over 1,000 low-income individuals weekly. NMTC will enable us to restore our vintage building and increase its energy efficiency for years to come in assuring our community’s diversity.
It allows underserved communities to secure the financial support needed for economic and community development projects.
CNI serves neighborhoods on Chicago’s South Side. We have leveraged over $350 million in new industrial, retail, and recreational development in a single census tract in Pullman through the New Markets Tax Credits program. Since the first NMTC investment in 2013, violent crime in the neighborhood has dropped 52% and jobs in the community have […]