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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / June 29, 2020 / Policy

While initially sidelined, once CDFIs were brought in as PPP lenders they swiftly mobilized to help many of the smallest of these businesses — and recent data shows CDFI performance outpaced the larger lenders in the program.    ...

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/ April 13, 2020 / Newswire

In the best of times, many black-owned business owners across the U.S. struggle to obtain bank financing to start or grow their small businesses. In COVID-19 America, these same entrepreneurs are finding it challenging to access relief through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), ...

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/ October 1, 2019 / Voices

Recently honored as one of ...

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/ January 28, 2019 / Events

It’s time again for one of the CDFI industry's most anticipated events of the year: The CDFI Coalition Institute. The two-day event—March 13 and 14—brings together CDFIs from across the country in D.C.

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Dafina Williams / December 11, 2018 / Policy

With leadership elections for the incoming 116th Congress nearly complete–with the exception of Rep.

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