CNote's deposit and impact investment programs create jobs, fund BIPOC-owned small businesses and support affordable housing development
CNote partners with federally-certified community lenders (CDFIs) that have decades of experience investing locally
CNote is a women-led certified B-Corporation that uses technology to foster greater economic and racial justice through investment
CNote technology empowers institutions to align their deposits and investments with the causes that matter to them
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Create Real Change
Deposits from institutional partners like “Mastercard and the Mastercard Impact Fund who collectively deployed $20 million into the CNote Promise Account”1 help fund PPP loans for organizations like Brighter beginnings so they could continue to provide health services for children and families in low-income communities across California’s East Bay during the pandemic.
Connect Capital to Causes
Thanks to forward-thinking corporations and funders like the San Francisco Foundation, Phil & Anne no longer have to worry about affordable housing. A CNote partner CDFI helped them, and 51 other renters, form a cooperative and source financing to purchase their mobile home park.
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Further Economic Justice
CNote’s technology and network of community partners make it easy to deploy capital to help entrepreneurs like Clara, who expanded her flooring business with a small business loan funded by impact investors like PayPal
“CNote brings a nationwide network of community partners and the expertise to know when and where capital is needed. They also know how to work with a corporate finance department, and made it easier for us to broaden and deepen our efforts to help underserved communities of color thrive.”
-Aaron Anderson, Treasurer, PayPal
CNote by the Numbers
totals and averages since inception
Over 4,000 Jobs created or maintained
Over 50% of capital invested into BIPOC-led small businesses
We Report Impact Data and Produce Rich Stories to Share with Your Stakeholders
CNote Success Stories
The CNote Difference
A women-led diverse team on a mission to close the wealth gap through financial innovation.
Our technology makes it easy to manage a large community investment program.
We measure and regularly report on the impact of your investments, including deep community investment profiles.
CNote provides scalable investment access to a nationwide network of organizations federally certified for their commitment to financial inclusion.