Chris DeMerchant, vice president of commercial lending at Androscoggin Bank; Glen E. Holmes, director of Community Concepts Finance Corp; Paul Andersen, president and CEO of Androscoggin Bank; and Kevin Mahoney, CFO at Community Concepts Inc., left to right, met recently to secure financing for a new small business loan program for Community Concepts Finance Corp. New funds will be used to grow CCFC’s business lending program, which provides financial resources, including education and loans to new and existing businesses across Maine. For the past two years, CCFC has been recognized as Top Performing Microlender in Maine by the U.S. Small Business Administration. More information can be found at

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