• 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


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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