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/ September 19, 2018 / Newswire

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.

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/ September 18, 2018 / Newswire

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.

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/ September 14, 2018 / Newswire

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.

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/ September 14, 2018 / Newswire

September 12, 2018 (New York, NY) – JPMorgan Chase today announced the creation of AdvancingCities, a new $500 million, five-year initiative to drive inclusive growth and create greater economic opportunity in cities across the world.

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/ September 4, 2018 / Newswire

Earlier this summer, the CDFI Fund announced that it was integrating award recipient reporting into the Award Management Information System (AMIS). I am very happy to report that the transition is now complete and the Community Investment Impact System (CIIS), is officially retired.

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