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 […]

New Loan Fund Announced

March 3, 2021

NDC is excited to be a participating lender for a new program aimed at getting small businesses and nonprofits across the South affordable capital and critical business support at a time when they need it the most.

How To Get a PPP Loan En Espanol

February 23, 2021

¿Todavía tiene preguntas sobre el Programa de protección de cheques de pago (PPP)? Lo escuchamos ... y estamos aquí para ayudar, NDC ha puesto a disposición el siguiente seminario web para ayudar a responder algunas de esas preguntas. En este seminario web, un oficial de préstamos de NDC

NDC Receives $1 Million Grant from Wells Fargo to Support Small Business Lending

February 23, 2021

NDC’s Community Impact Loan Fund targets lending in low- and moderate-income areas, especially businesses owned by women and minorities, and nonprofits that provide services to underserved populations

$5 Million in New Wells Fargo Relief Aid to Help New York Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

February 12, 2021

Company selects six New York organizations for its Open for Business Fund

Free Webinar: Understanding the Newest COVID Relief Package

December 22, 2020

Recording now available. Congress just passed a 5,000-page package of Covid relief and new federal spending – the first pandemic relief legislation in almost 8 months. The package includes the largest

Recording: Election Impacts on Community Development

November 18, 2020

Post-election, there is a lot of legislative work for Congress to complete in the remaining weeks of the 116th session. In addition to the unknowns of the current health pandemic and economic fallout, the outcome of the election on the White House and Congress will have a big impact on how and when there will be deals on another round of COVID-19 relief, tax extenders, and Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 appropriations.

NDC to Participate in Safe Start WA

October 13, 2020

A unique collaboration among public, private and philanthropic organizations to help keep small businesses open, protect and create jobs, while also looking ahead to strengthen key sectors in the future.

NDC Training Moves To 100% Online Delivery

July 1, 2020

Due to the continued uncertainty regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), NDC made the decision earlier this month to postpone all open, in-person classes for the remainder of 2020. At the same time – we’re committed to delivering all of our scheduled training sessions for 2020 through online formats to ensure that our students can build the development finance skills they need to serve their communities, their organizations and their careers.