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Jamal Habibi / September 24, 2020 / Policy

On September 24, the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) awarded $204.1 million in grants and loans to 397 community development financial institutions (CDFIs) through its fiscal year (FY) 2020 round of the CDFI Program and Native American CDFI Assistance (NACA) Program...

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Mary Scott Balys / December 21, 2019 / Policy

The House and Senate have reached a $1.4 trillion spending agreement for Fiscal Year 2020, with a record-setting appropriation of $262 million for the CDFI Fund and an extension of the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program for one year with an increase in the allocation to $5 billion.

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