Join Us!

Membership Benefits

All members of the Coalition:

    • Receive access to resources and best practices through social media, informal gatherings and an annual conference.
    • Receive regular updates related to advocacy and closer connections to CDFI industry peers.
    • Become part of the economic justice movement!
    • Have our voices amplified with policy makers, funders and influential stakeholders.

CDFI Members have voting privileges, can serve on the Board, and actively shape the CDFI agenda in New York.

Associate Members also:

    • Stand with the nation’s oldest and largest State-wide CDFI Collaborative.
    • Have close access to New York State’s dedicated community development finance practitioners.

Annual Membership Dues

Certified CDFIs – $500/year
For-Profit Associate Members – (Funders, Researchers and Supporters) – $1,500/year
Board Members – $1,500/year
Emerging non-certified CDFIs – $250/year
Non-Profit Associate Members – (Advocates, Community Organizations, Universities) – $750


How to Become a Member

You may become a member by filling out our application and sending your membership dues to:

NYS CDFI Coalition – Membership
c/o Community Loan Fund of Capital Region, Inc.
255 Orange Street
Albany, NY 12210

Please make checks payable to NYS CDFI Coalition and write ‘Membership’ on the memo line.