New Training Offered to Help Create CDFIs and Financial Education Programs Benefiting Native Communities
A total of $3.3 million has been awarded in contracts to two organizations charged with developing training programs for Native American, Alaskan Native and Native Hawaiian organizations interested in either creating a financial institution to serve their community or creating financial education programs to build the financial skills of the residents of their community. The first of these training programs is slated to begin this month.
New NMTC QEI Issuance Report Available on Fund's Website
The CDFI Fund is pleased to be able to make available on its website the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Qualified Equity Investment (QEI) Issuance Report (Report). The Report identifies, among other things, each entity that has received allocations of NMTCs; the total allocation amount received by each entity; the dollar amount of allocation authority that has been issued to investors; the amount remaining to be issued to investors; and the predominant markets to be served by each entity.
QEI Issuance Report
CDFI Fund Seeks Comments on Project Profile Form
Comments due March 13, 2007
The CDFI Fund is soliciting comments concerning a voluntary information collection effort involving all Fund Programs. The Fund wants to collect narrative descriptions of projects financed by Fund awardees and allocatees in order to be responsive to the publicís request for better and more narrative information on impact and best practices associated with all of the Fundís Programs. The purpose is to more fully describe and record the innovative approaches CDFIs and CDEs use in revitalizing communities and serving families. Fund awardees and allocates will be invited to submit narratives on one or more projects that they believe demonstrate best practices or high impact. The Fund plans to use the descriptions in Fund publications and on the Fundís website to highlight the work of its awardees and allocatees.
Federal Register Notice
Project Profile Form