CIC leverages entrepreneurs personal investment with public investment from government, corporate, foundation and individual supporters to help fuel the success of micro-businesses in central Virginia.

WE EMPOWER AND INSPIRE individuals to reach their business potential by strengthening local, social, and financial capital.

WE PROVIDE innovative and flexible financing solutions for small businesses.

WE HELP build financial security through profitable business, savings, and job creation.

Learn more about our results since 2012.

CIC is an approved 501©3 non-profit organization as determined by the IRS. 

How to Donate:


By Check:

Community Investment Collaborative
P.O. Box 2976
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Stock Gifts:

CIC accepts contributions of stock through BB&T Scott and Stringfellow. If you would like to make a stock gift, please contact Stephen Davis at or 434-227-5679.

Commonwealth Virginia Campaign:

CIC is a registered charity with the Commonwealth Virginia Campaign. Our registration number is 08084. For more information visit the CVC web site.

Virginia NAP Credits:

CIC has a limited number of Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) state tax credits available for eligible donations  ($500 and above for individuals, and $616 and above for businesses). Credits are awarded at 65% of the donation value. For more details, contact Stephen Davis at of 434-227-5679. Credits are available on a first come, first served basis. It is the responsibility of the donor to verify credits are still available before making a donation.  Credits are not officially reserved until CIC has received the donation and the NAP form.