WASHINGTON (5/27/14)--The National Federation for Community Development Credit Unions will host a webinar about Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) grants from the National Credit Union Administration Thursday.
Based on the success of the technical assistance grants for CDFI certification awarded earlier this year, the NCUA has announced additional grants for up to 60 credit unions.
The webinar is from 3 to 4 p.m. (ET) and designed to answer questions about this round of funding from the NCUA, as well as the benefits of CDFI certification and an overview of the application process.
The federation's Pablo DeFilippi, vice president of membership and business development, and Terry Ratigan, senior consultant, will be joined by:
Topics covered will include what the NCUA looks for in a successful application, as well as how CDFI credit unions can serve as a viable business model for community development. There will also be a Q-and-A with all four speakers after the presentation.
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