The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions will host a three-part CDFI Certification and Grant Webinar Series, which will cover successful community development business planning and changes to the CDFI Fund.
According to the Federation, the three-part series includes:
Part 1: Doing Well by Doing Good: The CDFI Business Model & Successful Business Planning – Explore how knowledge of CDFI Target Markets and sound business planning can increase impact, ensure CDFI compliance, build competitiveness for CDFI grants, and boost a credit union’s bottom line (Dec. 14, 2017, at 2 p.m.);
Part 2: The CDFI Fund’s FY 2018 Grant Writing Round – Learn about the CDFI Fund grant application process, expert analysis of the FY 2017 results, what to expect for FY 2018 and how to apply best practices in preparing your application (Jan. 25, 2018, at 2 p.m.).
Part 3: The CDFI Fund’s FY 2018 Grant Writing Round Post-NOFA Release Analysis – Review the latest changes to the application process and get expert advice to help your credit union develop the most competitive application possible (date and time pending the release of Notice of Funds Availability).
To register for the series, visit the Federation’s webinar registration page.