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Mary Scott Hardwick / May 19, 2020 / Policy

Recently two reports on the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) were released. In addition, a U.S. District Court in Michigan ruled that the SBA cannot limit which small businesses are eligible for the PPP:

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/ April 14, 2020 / Newswire

In an article published April 14 by The Wall Street Journal, reporter Amara Omeokwe highlighted the important role community lenders play in ensuring SBA...

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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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/ April 9, 2020 / Newswire

On April 9, impact investing news outlet ImpactAlpha published an article highlighting community development financial institutions (CDFIs) as "financial first responders" for ...

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