Virginia Community Capital
Virginia Community Capital is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) with a mission to create jobs, energize places, and promote an enhanced quality of life for Virginians. With offices in Christiansburg, Norfolk, and Richmond, we offer innovative and flexible financing tools throughout the state. In addition, we provide professional advisory services to individuals and organizations in low-to-moderate income and underserved communities. Virginia Community Capital’s subsidiary bank, VCC Bank, is an FDIC-insured, certified CDFI bank. VCC Bank offers banking products tailored to community banks and socially conscious investors. We also provide personal and business deposit products, including checking, savings, and certificates of deposit.
Virginia Community Capital strives to continually bring new and innovative opportunities to the Virginia residents. They have recently announced the creation of a Small Business Solar Loans program that will provide business financing for solar power assets with an initial rate of 2 percent, which is far below traditional interest rates for installing solar equipment. This program demonstrates VCC's commitment to the triple bottom line adhered to by many community development banks, balancing environmental sustainability, financial inclusion, and a profit motive.
After rigorous evaluation, Albina Community Bank joins ten other Certified B Corporation banks worldwide, which demonstrates their longstanding commitment to making an impact in the Portland, Oregon community. CDBA Members now make up 50% of all Certified B Corp. Banks with members Spring Bank, Beneficial State Bank, Sunrise Banks, and Virginia Community Capital already having secured their certification.
CDBA Members: Beneficial State Bank, Sunrise Banks, and Virginia Community Capital, earned the distinct honor of being ranked as a "B Corp Best for the World" company as they scored in the top 10% of all Certified B Corporations on the B Impact Assessment, a rigorous and comprehensive assessment of a company's impact on its workers, community, and the environment. Read more to access the full list of awardees.