September 25 – Building Healthier Economies with CDFIs
The Urban Institute will partner with JPMorgan Chase to discuss the role of community development financial institutions (CDFI) in creating equity and bolstering economic growth across the country. Other topics include creating economic impact in rural communities and the relationship between local and state policy with CDFIs. Speakers include Colleen Briggs, executive director of JPMorgan Chase; Noel Poyo, executive director of the National Association for Latino Community Asset Builders; and Calvin Holmes, president of the Chicago Community Loan Fund. The event will be held at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., from 2-5 p.m. EDT. Click here to register.