Resources

11.04.2019 -

The Online Opportunity Gap: How CDFIs Are Helping Bring Broadband Access to Rural Communities

Millions of people living in rural areas and on Tribal lands lack broadband access, which puts them at an increasing disadvantage as more of our daily life moves online. Learn how CDFIs are helping to close the digital divide.

6.02.2019 -

Letter from the Editor: Tenants Rights

Read our Letter from the Editor to learn how CDFIs are supporting tenants rights and organizing efforts.

6.02.2019 -

Q&A with Robert Wohl from the Latino Economic Development Center

The LISC Institute asked Robert Wohl of LECD, a DC group that supports tenants through education and organizing, why organizing is an important tool to protect tenants, and what he thinks are some new policies and practices that will help LECD continue to do their work.

2.13.2019 -

Prioritizing and Achieving Impact in Opportunity Zones

The U.S. Impact Investing Alliance and Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation developed this framework to measure the impact of Opportunity Zone investments and ensure that these investments can have a positive impact on communities.

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7.16.2018 -

Priority Guidance Request on Opportunity Zones

In a letter to Scott Dinwiddie, associate chief counsel of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the Novogradac Working Group provided key recommendations and guidance on Opportunity Zones.

Read Letter