CDFI

CDFI Fund: Nearly $22.8 Million in Bank Enterprise Awards for Increased Investment in Highly Distressed Communities Announced

Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced nearly $22.8 million in awards to 113 banks for increasing investments benefiting economically distressed communities across the nation. The awards were made through the fiscal year (FY) 2017 round of the Bank Enterprise Award Program (BEA Program).  The BEA Program…

CDFI Fund: CDFI 2018 Certification Reports Due by July 31st

Are you the Authorized Representative of a currently certified CDFI? If so, don’t forget that in order to maintain your organization’s certification status you must complete and submit the Annual Certification and Data Collection Report (ACR) for Report Year 2018. All Authorized Representatives for certified CDFIs should have received an e-mail notification from the CDFI…

CDFI Fund: New CDFI Application Acceptance Paused for 90 Days Beginning August 1st

New CDFI Certification Applications cannot be submitted August 1, 2018 through October 31, 2018 ​​Beginning August 1, 2018, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) will pause acceptance of new applications for certification as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). This “blackout” period will be implemented for a period…

CDFI Fund: Application Period for FY 2018 CDFI Bond Guarantee Program Re-Opened

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) today re-opened the fiscal year (FY) 2018 application period for the CDFI Bond Guarantee Program. Recognizing the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018, has extended the CDFI Bond Guarantee Program statutory authority until December 31, 2018, the CDFI Fund has decided to amend the…

CDFI Fund: 2018 NMTC Program Electronic Application Now Available in AMIS

The electronic application for the calendar year (CY) 2018 round of the New Markets Tax Credit Program (NMTC Program) is now available in the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund’s (CDFI Fund) Awards Management Information System (AMIS). The CDFI Fund published the Notice of Allocation Availability (NOAA) for the CY 2018 round in the Federal Register…

CDFI Fund: Public Comment Request for CDFI Program and NACA Program Disability Funds Financial Assistance Application

The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the Community…

CDFI Fund: Application Demand Released for FY 2018 CDFI Program and NACA Program

The fiscal year (FY) 2018 application round for the Community Development Financial Institutions Program (CDFI Program) and Native American CDFI Assistance Program (NACA Program) closed on April 4, 2018. The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) received 538 applications from 485 organizations across the country requesting a total of $504.5 million. Specifically1: 432 organizations…

CDFI Fund: CY 2018 Round of New Markets Tax Credit Program Now Open

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) released today the Notice of Allocation Availability (NOAA) for the calendar year (CY) 2018 round of the New Markets Tax Credit Program (NMTC Program). The NOAA makes up to $3.5 billion in tax credit allocation authority available for the CY 2018 round….

CDFI Fund: Save the Date for Upcoming FY 2018 Capital Magnet Fund Information Sessions

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) is tentatively planning to publish the Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) and application for the FY 2018 Capital Magnet Fund round in the Summer of 2018. Approximately $140 million is expected to be available for awards through the FY 2018 round. The…

CDFI Fund: Public Comments Requested on CDFI Program and NACA Program Annual Compliance Reports

The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the Community…