• Filling The Gap

    CCLF provides flexible loans to support housing, commercial and economic development, social enterprises, and community facility space

  • We're There

    Since its founding in 1991, CCLF loans have positively impacted communities across the Chicago metropolitan area from Zion to Riverdale

  • Creating Communities that Thrive

    We are passionate about the role we can play in supporting the vision of thriving Chicagoland communities

  • Our Approach

    CCLF is often the first lender to finance a compelling community development project, making a critical difference

  • Technical Assistance

    Our technical assistance program is designed specifically with new and emerging organizations in mind

  • Total Amount Leveraged in additional public and private sector capital

    $ 1200000000

  • Total Loans Closed

    416 Loans

  • Total Financing

    $ 166000000


Chicago Community Loan Fund provides flexible, affordable and responsible financing and technical assistance for community stabilization and development efforts and initiatives that benefit low- to moderate-income neighborhoods, families and individuals throughout metropolitan Chicago.

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