|May 21, 2015||
Community Leaders in South Carolina Discuss Earned Income Tax Credits
Richmond Fed Research Director Kartik Athreya discusses research on the Earned Income Tax Credits, which benefit working people with low-to-moderate incomes.
|May 18, 2015||
Charlotte Joins "Legacy Cities" to Discuss Broadband
The Federal Reserve Banks of Richmond, Chicago, Cleveland and Philadelphia held a videoconference meeting for Redefining Rustbelt 2015–16, entitled “Broadband and Digital Technology: Infrastructure of the Future," on Friday, May 15.
|May 7, 2015||
Regional Economist Discusses National Economic Conditions at Asian Chamber of Commerce Conference
Richmond Fed Regional Economist Sonya Ravindranath Waddell addressed business and government officials from the mid-Atlantic region during the Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce’s ProcureCon Asia 2015 Conference and Expo held May 7.
|May 5, 2015||
Regional Forum Returns to the Lowcountry
For the first time, the Richmond Fed’s spring regional forum visit brought Bank leaders back to a Fifth District community they’ve previously visited.
|April 24, 2015||
Richmond Fed and Partners Host First Maryland Financial Education Summit
The Richmond Fed’s Community Development office convened the first ever Maryland Financial Education Summit in Baltimore on Friday, April 24, in collaboration with the Maryland CASH Campaign and the FDIC.
|April 1, 2015||
Richmond Fed and Partners Convene Discussion on EITC
Richmond Fed Research Director Kartik Athreya discussed the prevailing research on the Earned Income Tax Credit for low-income families and households during a March 31 conference on economic inclusion. The Raleigh, North Carolina, event drew more than 100 experts, community development practitioners and government leaders, as well as banking and financial organizations.
|Feb. 18, 2015||
Richmond Fed Participates in Emerging Issues Forum
The 30th Annual Emerging Issues Forum, “Innovation Reconstructed,” drew more than 1,000 business, government and academic leaders, community development practitioners and economic development experts to Raleigh, N.C. The Feb. 9-10 forum is the signature event of the Institute for Emerging Issues at North Carolina State University.
|Jan. 16, 2015||
Community Development Staff Co-Publishes Op-Ed in the Charleston Daily Mail
In December, Regional Community Development Manager Jennifer Giovannitti partnered with TechConnect West Virginia to publish an op-ed highlighting innovative ways to connect small business to capital. The strategies and opportunities they discuss are shared to help address challenges in obtaining early stage and seed capital.
|Dec. 15, 2014||
Making Our Communities A Better Place to Live
The Richmond Fed recently convened experts and practitioners in Baltimore to discuss the critical public policy issues affecting low-income populations.
|Nov. 14, 2014||
Richmond Fed Marks 100th Anniversary
One hundred years ago on November 16, 1914, the Richmond Fed opened for business in downtown Richmond with 16 employees.