Community Investment Collaborative (CIC)
Empowering small business for big change.
Charlottesville, Virginia USA
CIC’s mission is to strengthen our community and contribute to economic development by fueling the success of under-resourced entrepreneurs through education, mentoring, financing, and networking. CIC was founded in 2011 and held its first workshop in May 2012. Since then, for every $1 spent by CIC, we have helped entrepreneurs generate $5.29 in wages from job creation in our community. CIC has helped over 86 businesses open in the region.
Catering Businesses, Tomato Sauce, Hair dressers, child care.