Posts From the monthly archives: "May 2020"

Call on Senate Banks Committee to Advance S. 5470 ALBANY, NY – May 26, 2020 – As portions of New York State begin to reopen during the Coronavirus pandemic, community development organizations are supporting legislation that will help small businesses recover. The NYS Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Coalition represents the institutions that make innovative…(Read More)

Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region and Local Coalition Announce First Round of COVID-19 Grant Recipients Albany – The Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region, along with our funding partners, are proud to announce the first round of grant recipients today. These small businesses applied for and were approved for the COVID…(Read More)

Support S. 5470A

Make Small Business Loans more Fair, Affordable and Transparent As regions across New York State begin to “reopen,” we’re glad that New York’s lawmakers have already introduced legislation that will help small businesses recover from the COVID-19 crisis.  The NYS Truth in Lending Act will bring common-sense transparency standards to…(Read More)

“We’ve got to get to some level of equality – we are one of the most unequal societies even though we’re among the wealthiest. We’ll work together to make that happen…(Read More)