Julia & Keith Pooler – Sacramento Laundry Company

Julia & Keith Pooler – Sacramento Laundry Company

Borrower Stories
From Coin-Op to Hundreds of Employees - The Story of Julia and Keith Pooler Often, we profile small businesses that may be solo operations or just have a handful of employees--yet the entrepreneurs that run those companies will always have a grand vision for just how big they can grow their companies. For many their benchmark may be focused on the number of customers they serve or the number of employees they have--but you can always be sure that the vision is ambitious. (more…)
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INCAUSA – Indigenous Social Entrepreneurship meets community lending

INCAUSA – Indigenous Social Entrepreneurship meets community lending

Borrower Stories
Incausa - In the cause of others. Today, CNote is profiling Incausa, and its co-owners, Vinicius and Carolina. Together, they've built a company that sells unique goods across the globe but also supports indigenous artisans by selling their crafts and returning 100% of the proceeds to them. Incausa received a loan from a CNote partner that allowed them to scale their company without sacrificing their social mission.  (more…)
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Traveler: More than a business—A unique and close-knit community brought to life by a simple loan

Traveler: More than a business—A unique and close-knit community brought to life by a simple loan

Borrower Stories
Here at CNote, we fight for financial empowerment. That sounds like a lofty sentiment, but oftentimes it plays out fairly simply in reality: small businesses need loans, and CNote provides community lenders with the funds to make more of these loans. Traveler is one of the many success stories associated with community lending. We're excited to share the story of Julie Cox and her small business, Traveler. (more…)
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