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A Tool for Bankers: State Small Business Credit Initiative

By Ariel Cisneros
April 28, 2014

State Small Business Credit Initiatives help finance small businesses across the Tenth District by leveraging private lending.

 

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Seeking Collective Impact in Albuquerque

By Steve Shepelwich
April 28, 2014

Community development organizations work collectively to improve outcomes on shared goals in Albuquerque.

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Crowdfunding Helping Nonprofits Reach More Donors

By Paul Wenske
April 28, 2014

Neighbor.ly, a Kansas City-based crowdfunding startup, allows local funders a chance to support civic projects they care most about.

 

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Opportunity for All

By Mark Pinsky
April 28, 2014

Mark Pinsky, president and CEO of Opportunity Finance Network, discusses challenges facing community development financial organizations (CDFIs) in the wake of the Great Recession.

Additional Articles

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Funder's Guide to Small Business Development Organizations

By Dell Gines
April 28, 2014

Online guide designed for philanthropic organizations and other entities that support community development.

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Reinventing Older Communities Conference

April 28, 2014
The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and its cosponsors will host the sixth biennial Reinventing Older Communities Conference May 12 to 14 in Philadelphia.