Washington, DC – U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced today the issuance of a $150 million guarantee under the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Bond Guarantee Program.
The Community Advantage Pilot Program is a pilot program to increase SBA-guaranteed loans to small businesses in underserved areas. The Small Business Administration continues to refine and improve the design of the Community Advantage Pilot Program.
Meda, a Wells Fargo DCC recipient and OFN NEXT awardee, is currently hosting an exciting business-plan competition for ethnic minority-owned businesses in Saint Paul, MN.
The Aspen Institute has announced the second cohort of Job Quality Fellows, who will work together over the coming year to strengthen their work to expand the availability of better quality jobs in our economy.