Information to keep practitioners informed about recent events, topics and publications in the community development field
The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Community Development department conducts a biennial survey of community development financial institutions (CDFIs) in the Southeast region of the United States. This issue of Community Scope uses the results of the 2015 survey to present timely key findings on CDFI activity in the Southeast, including capitalization, demand, capacity, non-lending programs and services, and impact investing. We find growing demand for the products and services offered by CDFIs, including small business loans, financial education and technical assistance. CDFIs, however, continue to face financial constraints in responding to this demand.
This issue of 5th District Spotlight looks at the nonprofit sector in the United States and within the Fifth District.
This issue of 5th District Footprint examines the share of household income spent on rent in the Fifth District.
This issue of 5th District Footprint offers a look at microbusiness in the Fifth District before and after the Great Recession.
This issue of 5th District Spotlight presents key facts about impact investing in the United States and within the Fifth District.
The current issue of Community Pulse presents the results of our 2015 survey.
This issue of 5th District Footprint examines labor force participation (LFP) rates in the Fifth District before and after the Great Recession.
October 28 & 29, 2015 | Video
The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond released a new video highlighting the collaboration that drives Healthy Neighborhoods, Inc.