Press Releases

Community Capital of Vermont (CCVT), a statewide, nonprofit community-based lending organization that provides loans to underserved businesspeople and new entrepreneurs, welcomes Heather Hurlbert as Loan Officer, and Eleanor Springer to its AmeriCorps VISTA position. Hurlbert comes to CCVT from National Life Group and Fidelity Investments.  With a background in insurance and financial management, she specializes […]

Merchants Bank Awards Grant to Community Capital of Vermont

by Community Capital on December 1, 2015

For Immediate Release: December 1, 2015 Contact:      Martin Hahn, Community Capital of Vermont, Barre; 802.479.0167 ext. 2, mhahn@communitycapitalvt.org Jessica Sturgeon, Merchants Bank, South Burlington; 802.865.1615, jsturgeon@mbvt.com Community Capital of Vermont Directs Merchants Bank Grant to Fund Lower-Income Entrepreneurs  Merchants Bank has awarded Community Capital of Vermont (CCVT) $10,000 to support entrepreneurship and job creation […]

Microloans Fuel Vermont’s Rebounding Trade and Service Economy

by Community Capital on November 2, 2015

For Immediate Release: November 2, 2015 Contact: Martin Hahn, Community Capital of Vermont, Barre; 802-479-0167 ext. 2, mhahn@communitycapitalvt.org A construction contractor, a mason, and a hauler have been awarded loans from Community Capital of Vermont (CCVT) to help grow their operations. Red Rooster Construction of South Strafford, Stonewall Hardscapes of Wolcott, and JSK Transport of […]

For Immediate Release: August 17, 2015 Contact: Martin Hahn, Community Capital of Vermont, Barre; 802-479-0167 ext. 2, mhahn@communitycapitalvt.org David Parker Joins Community Capital of Vermont as a Business Advisor Community Capital of Vermont (CCVT), New England’s highest volume SBA micro-lender, hired Barre resident and longtime central Vermont business owner David Parker to join its new […]

Monsters & Heroes Opens in Brattleboro!

by Community Capital on August 13, 2015

For Immediate Release: August 6, 2015 Contact: Martin Hahn, Community Capital of Vermont, Barre; 802-479-0167 ext. 2, mhahn@communitycapitalvt.org  Brattleboro Comic Store and In-Person Gaming Space Opens with Community Capital of Vermont Funding  Monsters & Heroes, a downtown Brattleboro comic book and gaming store that hosts events and parties, has opened with the support of startup […]

SBA Grant Awarded to Community Capital of Vermont

by Community Capital on August 5, 2015

For Immediate Release: August 5, 2015 Contact: Martin Hahn, Community Capital of Vermont, Barre; 802-479-0167 ext. 2, mhahn@communitycapitalvt.org Community Capital of Vermont Taps Federal Grant to Expand Business Advisory Services Community Capital of Vermont (CCVT), New England’s highest volume SBA micro-lender, has received a grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration to offer consulting services […]

From Kimchi to Home Design

by Community Capital on July 24, 2015

For Immediate Release: July 13, 2015 Contact: Martin Hahn, Community Capital of Vermont, Barre; 802-479-0167 ext. 2, mhahn@communitycapitalvt.org, mhahn@communitycapitalvt.org Kimchi, Hot Sauce, Trucking, Home Cleaning, and Design: Community Capital of Vermont Wraps Up Second Quarter Lending Community Capital of Vermont (CCVT), New England’s highest volume SBA micro-lender, has completed second quarter loans to companies providing […]

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