Hurricane Harvey Funded Multi-family Apartment Complex Groundbreaking

October 25, 2021

On Tuesday, October 26, the City of Port Arthur will take a long anticipated and momentous step on its path toward creating the livable and vibrant downtown envisioned in the city’s 2015 Downtown Revitalization Plan.

Small Business Flex Fund raises an additional $40 million to support Washington small businesses

October 6, 2021

The Small Business Flex Fund hit a milestone this week, having now raised a total of $70 million in committed capital that will benefit small businesses and nonprofits, particularly those in underrepresented communities, across the state of Washington.


September 9, 2021

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites you to attend a free webinar to highlight the new Boost Nassau Resource Center and Boost Nassau Main Street Recovery Grant Program. Register to learn more about support through the Boost Nassau Resource Center – the County’s one-stop-shop for pandemic recovery resources – with resource coordinators available to assist […]

NDC Awarded $50M NMTC Allocation

September 1, 2021

The National Development Council (NDC), the most experienced and comprehensive community development nonprofit in the US, has received a $50,000,000 New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation,

Wells Fargo Grant Supports NDC Lending and Advisory Services for WMBEs

July 27, 2021

Women and Minority-owned Business Enterprises across the country are receiving low-interest recovery loans

NDC Announces Participation in New Loan Program in Washington State

June 30, 2021

The Small Business Flex Fund will provide low interest loans of up to $150,000 to small businesses and nonprofits through local lenders like NDC.

NDC’s MCI Uplifts the Next Generation of Brownpreneurs® in the Greater St. Louis Area with Teen Summit Sponsorship

June 17, 2021

NDC Multicultural Investment (MCI) will sponsor the inaugural Brownpreneurs® Teen Summit, a three-day intensive business skills workshops for high school students from the Greater St. Louis area. Brownpreneurs is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization on a mission to develop the next generation of brown entrepreneurs, one student at a time. The event will take place […]

SOAR Fund Now Open: A New Relief Program for Small Businesses and Nonprofits

April 27, 2021

"We are thrilled to participate in the SOAR initiative, which aligns well with our long-held mission to provide access to capital in under-served communities," said Daniel Marsh, President and CEO of the National Development Council (NDC). "As a small business lender and provider of PPP loans, we know how challenging it can be to reach communities of color, but our track record shows it can be done. And SOAR is another significant pathway to helping small businesses get back on their feet and thriving again."

Recording Available: Relief, Rescue and Rebuild Webinar

April 6, 2021

Hear from experts about the Biden Administration’s sweeping infrastructure and community development agenda. Washington experts will provide insights into the new State Small Business Credit Initiative, housing assistance funding, and the CDFI Rapid Recovery program. We will provide an in-depth analysis of the infrastructure, housing, and community revitalization proposals in President Biden’s American Jobs Plan […]


March 9, 2021

On Tuesday, March 9, 2021, the Louisville Urban League cut the ribbon on the Norton Healthcare Sports and Learning Center. The state-of-the-art facility at the corner of 30th and West Muhammad Ali Boulevard sits on a 24-acre campus with an outdoor track to open in the spring along with a large community green space.