CDFI Fund

General News

RFP for NMTC Program Native Initiative Due Nov. 19

The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund released a Request for Proposal related to a procurement that is part of a broader effort to increase New Markets Tax Credit investment in Federal Indian Reservations, Off-Reservation Trust Lands, Hawaiian Home Lands and Alaskan Native Village Statistical Areas.

General News

CDFI Fund Opens CY 2021 NMTC Allocation Round; Application Deadline Jan. 13, 2022

The Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund released a notice of allocation availability (NOAA) for the $5 billion calendar year 2021 allocation round of the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) program, along with application materials and an updated application FAQ document.

General News

Comments on CDFI Fund’s Bond Guarantee Program Materials Due November 15

The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) is soliciting comments concerning its Bond Guarantee Program’s information collection.

Member News

NH&RA Members Among CDFI NMTC Awardees

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institution Fund (CDFI) announced $5 billion in New Market Tax Credits.

QAP Connecticut

CHFA’s Affordable Housing Fund (Capital Magnet Fund + CHFA’s matching investment)

A pool of up to $6,000,000 is available for proposed developments that satisfy Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) program requirements specific to CHFA, which, among other requirements, includes: 

1. Resident population: Minimum set-asides for households with incomes less than 50 percent of area median income; 
2. Location: Eligible proposed developments must be located in areas of economic distress and 
3. Leverage: Eligible proposed developments must achieve a private leverage capital ratio of 10:1. 

Member News

Cinnaire, CDFI Friendly America Launch Career Opportunities Web Series

Cinnaire and CDFI Friendly America announced they have joined forces to launch Impact Jobs: CDFIs 101 for Young Professionals, a four-part virtual learning series beginning May 5.

General News

CDFI Fund 2021 Calendar

Over 2021, the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund will administer eight program rounds—their six existing programs; the new Small Dollar Loan Program (SDL Program); and the $1.25 billion CDFI Rapid Response Program (CDFI RRP) for COVID-19 pandemic relief.

Member News

Enterprise Plans Investment to Address Racial Inequities

Enterprise Community Partners Inc. announced Dec. 14 it will take part in a $3.5 billion, five-year initiative to counter racial inequities in housing. Enterprise said it will contribute $10 million in capital to seed a $350 million growth fund to attract an additional $3.1 billion for the Equitable Path Forward initiative.

General News

CDFI Funds Releases CY 2020 NMTC Application, Updated FAQs

The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) posted an updated calendar year (CY) 2020 New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program Allocation Application Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document and a revised CY 2020 NMTC Program Allocation Application.

NH&RA News

CDFI Fund Awards $204.1 Million via CDFI, NACA Programs

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) awarded 397 Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) $204.1 million in awards.

General News

CDFI Fund Publishes 2020 NMTC NOAA

The Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund published a notice of allocation availability (NOAA), making $5 billion in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation authority available for the 2020 NMTC allocation round. Applications are due November 16.

Member News

Five NH&RA Members Receive New Markets Tax Credit Awards

Congratulations to the NH&RA members that received a New Markets Tax Credit award National Trust Community Investment Corporation, PNC Community Partners, Inc., RBC Community Development, LLC, The Rose Urban Green Fund and USBCDE, LLC.

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