New Community Partner – Breakthrough Miami

We welcome Breakthrough Miami to the findCRA Network as a new Community Partner. Location:  Miami, Florida Mission:   Breakthrough Miami provides an academic enrichment program that uses a student-teaching-students model to ensure that motivated, under-resourced middle-school students have access to excellent high-school opportunities, graduate from high school on time, and attend college.

ABA: The Grandparent Scam – What You Need To Know

May is ‘Older Americans Month’ WASHINGTON — Every year thousands of seniors fall victim to impersonation scams. According to the Federal Trade Commission, between 2012 and 2014, consumers reported more than $42 million in losses from scams involving the impersonation of family members and friends. These scams, commonly known as […]

ABA: Foundation Community Commitment Awards Call for Entries

Deadline for entries is July 1 WASHINGTON — The American Bankers Association’s Foundation is requesting submissions for its annual Community Commitment Awards to recognize banks’ essential involvement in their communities. The awards will honor innovative, high impact contributions banks make to the customers and communities they serve. The entry period will extend […]

New Community Partner – Earth Learning

We welcome Earth Learning to the findCRA Network as a new Community Partner. Location:  Miami, Florida Vision:   To be a catalyst in the transition toward a life-sustaining culture by creating access to ecological movements as they unfold locally, weaving connection toward collective wisdom and a shared vision, build capacity via ecological learning experiences […]

New Community Partner – Louisville’s Small Business Development Center

We welcome Louisville’s Small Business Development Center to the findCRA Network as a new Community Partner. Location:  Louisville, Kentucky About:  The Louisville SBDC provides one-on-one consultations at no cost to existing and potential entrepreneurs in the Louisville region. The Louisville SBDC also meets the educational needs of the local small business community by […]

CFPB: Student Loan “Payback Playbook” Unveiled

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) unveiled the student loan Payback Playbook, a set of prototype disclosures that outline a path to affordable payments for borrowers trying to avoid student debt distress. The Payback Playbook provides borrowers with personalized information about their repayment options from loan servicers […]