Posts From the monthly archives: "June 2020"

Saratoga Springs, NY – Strategic Response Initiatives (SRI) recently announced the launch of a small business support program aimed at helping these businesses reopen safely in response to COVID-19.  SRI’s reopening kits include strategic guidance and access to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) supplies.  This new program from SRI is supported by the ReWire Group…(Read More)

Bloomberg Law recently posted an article titled “Community Development Lenders Push for Larger Role in Virus Aid.” Archana Pokhrel, owner of Lenox Spa and Nails in Manhattan, doesn’t know when customers will return for the hands-on beauty treatments that stopped when the Covid-19 pandemic struck earlier this year.Bloomberg Law: June 4…(Read More)

The President of NYS CDFI Coalition, Linda MacFarlane, serves as Executive Director of the Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region, certified as a CDFI in 2013. She recently wrote a commentary for the Albany Business Review, in which she said: “During the last two months, we have heard from business owners who are scared…(Read More)