RLF COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE – Peer Leadership Team Selection Process and CriteriaMarch 10, 2023
EDA’s RLF CoP includes the selection of 10 – 12 existing RLFs to serve as peer advisors alongside the CoP Leadership Team. There is $95,000 - $100,000 in funding to compensate the RLF Peers for their time. Peers will provide workshops, review self-assessments, and develop and deliver content to cohort groups. Peers will extend the capabilities of the leadership team, mentor RLFs, and act as an on-going support to the RLF network.
Recording: WASHINGTON REPORT – An Update on the Past and PresentFebruary 9, 2023
Join us to discuss which community development programs the 117th Congress has prioritized in the Fiscal Year 2023 spending deal. We will answer the question, "How will community development programs fare after changes in Congressional leadership?" We will review the key agenda items for the White House, Senate, and most importantly, the newly elected House Majority. Our team of Washington insiders will walk you through the implications of a divided Congress.
Request for Proposals: ScaleUp Accelerator ProgramJanuary 27, 2023
NDC is requesting proposals from qualified organizations to partner with NDC as a subaward recipient to deliver the ScaleUp Success Accelerator Program for small businesses operating in Dallas County, TX. NDC will serve as the ScaleUp Success Accelerator Program Administrator (“Program Administrator) and the qualified organization will serve as the ScaleUp Success Accelerator Program Facilitator (“Program Facilitator”).
Request for Qualifications RLF Community of Practice SubawardJanuary 24, 2023
The National Development Council (NDC) is requesting proposals from qualified organizations to partner with NDC as a subaward recipient to deliver the Community of Practice Program.
NDC PARTNERS WITH NYC TO ANNOUNCE THE OPENING OF APPLICATIONS FOR A HISTORIC $75M “OPPORTUNITY FUND”January 23, 2023
Largest-Ever Public-Private Fund for Small Businesses Throughout Five Boroughs Breaks Down Historic Barriers to Financing
NDC to Lead New EDA Revolving Loan Fund Community of PracticeNovember 17, 2022
The United States Economic Development Administration has announced the award of a $1.6 million grant to the National Development Council (NDC) to coordinate and lead a community of practice dedicated to building capacity among operators of EDA-capitalized Revolving Loan Funds (RLF)
NDC 2021 Impact Book ReleasedNovember 16, 2022
Click here to view the NDC 2021 Impact Book.
NDC Grow America Fund Ranks Again as a Top CDFINovember 14, 2022
Click here to read the print edition of the LA Times special publication, “Your Guide to Community Development Financial Institutions.”
NDC Receives S&P A+ Credit RatingOctober 17, 2022
Standard & Poor's (S&P) Global Ratings assigned NDC 'A+' Issuer Credit Rating On Capital, Liquidity, And Strong Management.
Recording: Connecting the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) to the Communities We ServeOctober 7, 2022
On October 5 at 3:00 pm ET, National Development Council is sponsoring another in its series of virtual academies. The subject of this academy is a Washington Update. In August, Congress passed the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), which included several climate and energy-saving provisions. These include tax credit initiatives to support smaller-scale renewable energy generation in Low-Income Communities. IRA also includes $2.8 billion in grant funds