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/ August 24, 2016 / Newswire

In a joint venture announced this month, the housing authority inked a deal involving national affordable housing developer Volunteers of America (VOA) andCommunity Development Trust (CDT), a private REIT and federally certified CDFI.

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Lindsay Li / July 29, 2016 / Newswire

This week CDT makes a record donation for single family housing in Detroit. The HUD and DOJ awarded $8.7MM to prevent and end homelessness, and more!

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Lindsay Li / July 8, 2016 / Newswire

This week, the House approved FY2017 Funding for the CDFI Fund, including a defeat of the Marino-Duffy Amendment, preserving $250MM for the CDFI Fund.

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Lindsay Li / June 30, 2016 / Newswire

This week the CSH was named as a supporter of the White House’s Data Driven Justice Initiative. Mercy Loan Fund hit a major milestone. VEDC shows support for small businesses in Los Angeles, Chicago and New York through their National African American Small Business Loan Fund.

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Lindsay Li / June 10, 2016 / Newswire

This week OFN launched Venturize, a new resource that will assist small business owners with tools and information to help them make better borrowing decisions; MacArthur Foundation calls for proposals for a $100MM competition to solve critic

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