Borrower Stories

At the end of the day, it’s not about the number of housing units constructed, nor commercial square footage developed. It’s about the men, women, and children whose lives are touched by the projects we finance.

It’s another shot at an education. An opportunity to buy healthy food close to home. A place to call home.

These are the stories that make our work worthwhile.

Take a look at some of the great borrower stories that are the driving force behind why we do what we do:

Affordable Housing

LINC Housing / Taylor Terrace & Mosaic Gardens
Sacramento, CA

LINC Housing Corporation is a nonprofit committed to building communities and strengthening neighborhoods by providing affordable, multi-family housing for those in underserved areas.

Clearinghouse CDFI provided two loans totaling over $3.6 million… Read more »

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Community Facilities

Pinoleville Pomo Nation
Ukiah, CA

In a unique partnership, Clearinghouse CDFI purchased a 90% participation in a $2,240,000 loan to the Pinoleville Pomo Nation to obtain land which was part of the Tribe’s original Racheria established in 1911, but had since been acquired by a private party. Read more »

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Commercial Real Estate

Red Lake Retail, Inc.
Red Lake, MN

In a unique financing partnership, Clearinghouse CDFI purchased a $2.8MM participation in a $6.5MM loan from Native American Bank (NAB) to the Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians. Read more »

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Small Business

Walt’s Hardware
Holbrook, AZ

Clearinghouse CDFI provided $686,250 in financing for Walt’s Hardware to increase store inventory and boost business operations. Read more »

Native American Natural Foods
Kyle, SD

Clearinghouse CDFI funded a $500,000 working capital loan and $250,000 grant to help sustain Native American Natural Food’s rapid growth­­—keeping the company in business and employing people on the reservation. Read more »

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New Markets Tax Credits

Mesquite Library
Mesquite, NV

The Mesquite Library is undergoing an extensive facilities expansion and technology revitalization thanks to… Read more »

La Castaneda
Las Vegas, NM

Two historic New Mexico hotels—La Castaneda (1898) and the Plaza Hotel (1882)—are seeing new… Read more »

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