Ellis Carr

President and CEO


1400 Crystal Drive, Suite 500
Arlington, VA 22202-3289

About Capital Impact Partners

Capital Impact Partners is a leader in financial and social innovation for communities. A nonprofit organization and certified Community Development Financial Institution, we bring our roots in cooperative development and a diverse network of partners and problem solving know-how to connect communities to capital and capabilities that together create social change.

As a national organization we work across sectors increasing access to affordable housing, health care, education and fresh, healthy food. Our Detroit Program is working to bring inclusive mixed income housing development to the city to increase opportunity and economic vitality.

Capital Impact Partners has deployed over $2.5 billion in loans, investments and assistance including: $ 902 million in financing to create 533 health centers caring for more than 2.5 million patients; $ 184 million in healthy food financing and grants to provide over 1.1 million people with fresh food access in 88 locations; $854 million for education facilities creating 253,000 more school seats; $277 million for affordable housing creating 37,473 units of multifamily homeownership or other affordable housing in 246 communities across the country; 66 million supporting aging options benefitting 15,128 elders ( aged 50+) in 190 communities; $300 million invested into cooperative businesses; $205 million invested in the city of Detroit.

Since inception, Capital Impact Partners has created 37,093 jobs.

Community Programs

  • Other Community and Economic Development

Debt & Equity Investing

  • Commercial and/or Development Lending