43 Community Development Banks Receive Critical Boost to Provide Capital in Distressed Communities Nationwide

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

The US Department of Treasury's Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund today awarded $31.37 million to 43 community development banks and bank holding companies through its CDFI Program and Native American CDFI Assistance (NACA) Program Awards. With the awards, these banks will provide much-needed capital investments to small businesses and other critical community development projects such as affordable housing, neighborhood revitalization, and expansion into new geographic markets. The CDFI Program awards include Financial Assistance (FA), Technical Assistance (TA), Disability Funds, and the Healthy Food Financing Initiative.