Citizens Investment Collaboration on Neighborhoods (ICON)

Citizens ICON: Helping Build Better Communities

Citizens Energy Group’s Investment Collaboration On Neighborhoods (ICON) is a non-profit organization created in 1995 to support community redevelopment through public/private partnerships and non-profit loans.

ICON’s redevelopment efforts are in keeping with the mission of Citizens’ mission as a Public Charitable Trust dedicated to enhancing quality of life and economic development in the communities we serve. Joining with other community partners, Citizens provides low-interest loans for neighborhood redevelopment projects, affordable housing initiatives and commercial and retail developments.

Building Neighborhoods
Hawthorne Neighborhood

 

Redevelopment and affordable housing partners Citizens ICON has supported include:

  • Great Places 2020
  • Hawthorne Neighborhood
  • Hearts & Hands of Indiana
  • Local Initiatives Support Corp. (LISC) Indianapolis
  • Mapleton Fall Creek Development Corp.
  • Martindale-Brightwood CDC
  • Near North Development Corp.
  • Riley Area Development Corp.
  • Westside CDC
  • Fall Creek Place
  • Rivers Edge at Riverside Park

 

Revitalizing Communities

Recent community redevelopment efforts supported by ICON include:

Indy Fringe Theatre
 
G.C. Murphy Building in Fountain Square

 

ICON Application

Funding for Citizens ICON is from the proceeds of previously sold assets. No customer funds are utilized.

To apply:

  1. Click the application button below to download the field-fillable pdf.
  2. On your computer, complete the fields in the pdf.
  3. Save the completed form and email to ICON@citizensenergygroup.com

Application

If you have questions or need help applying for an ICON loan, please send an email to ICON@citizensenergygroup.com