Helping Communities Achieve Their Visions

People want to live in thriving places. But structural racism distributes resources inequitably. CCI helps communities create equitable, effective investment systems so all their residents can flourish.

Our Resources

New and Notable

Exploring Community Land Ownership: Executive Summary
Redefining Risk in Service of Mission: Lending Cases from Bay Area LISC


CCI exposed us to the world, they exposed us to so many different possibilities and ways of thinking, they helped us to disrupt the status quo and disrupt the structural stuff that perpetuates these issues around housing.

Thea James, Executive Director of the Health Equity Accelerator, Boston Medical Center


What Do You Want to Know

CCI offers many entry points to capital absorption and equitable community investment. Take a look at our programs, dive into the resources for our focus areas, join our network, or subscribe to our newsletter.

Our Work

Our place-based initiatives, leadership development cohorts, and other programs equip participants with the capital absorption, adaptive leadership, and racial equity skills to transform their investment systems.

Our Focus Areas

Community partners use capital absorption to advance affordable housing, climate resilience, community health, philanthropic partnerships, and racial equity. 

Our Network

Want to connect with other people and organizations doing this work? Curious about what’s happening in your community or region? Seeking peer support for your efforts? Our network is for you!

The Latest From CCI

News, stories about our work, and more. For general press inquiries, please contact [email protected].  

Our Resources

Learn About Equitable
Community Investment

Coachella Valley: Addressing Affordable Housing Through Collaboration
Housing Policy Action Guide
Preserving Affordable Housing Along the Purple Line Corridor: AIHC’s Purple Line Coalition
Investing in Community: Supporting Small Businesses in Boyle Heights