How the St. John Center for Homeless Men Used their CRA Certification to Secure Bank Funding

Searching for the best way to highlight their impact and share their message with potential bank supporters, St. John Center for Homeless Men approached findCRA for help. Through findCRA’s Certification process, St. John Center gained the knowledge and tools they needed to kick-start a new fundraising strategy with financial institutions […]

EDA: $616,758 Invested to Support Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses in Bedford County, PA

Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $616,758 grant to the Bedford County Chamber Foundation of Alum Bank, Pennsylvania, to renovate and repurpose a historic building to serve entrepreneurs, businesses, non-profits, and students from the region. According to grantee estimates, the project is expected […]

EDA: $13 Million Invested to Support Manufacturers Damaged by Imports

Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced $13 million in Economic Development Administration (EDA) grants will be issued to support 11 Trade Adjustment Assistance Centers (TAACs) that help American manufacturers hurt by imports adjust to increasing global competition. The TAACs are located in California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Massachussetts, Michigan, […]

EDA: $600,000 Invested to Boost Growth of the Marine Science and Technology Section in Southeastern Massachusetts

Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $600,000 grant to the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth to support the development of a formal Massachusetts Science and Technology Cluster Alliance where relevant regional institutions, businesses, and academia will work collaboratively to support the marine science and […]