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.

Webinar Recording: Review of the PPP Loan Forgiveness Application

May 28, 2020

Under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans may be forgiven if borrowers use the proceeds to maintain their payrolls and pay other specified expenses. The Treasury Department and Small Business Administration recently released an eleven-page borrower application form and instructions for loan forgiveness. People have a lot of questions.

New Loan Fund for New York’s Small Businesses

May 26, 2020

NDC is a partner in a new program that will target small businesses in New York State focusing on WMBEs, non-profits, and small landlords that did not receive Federal COVID-19 assistance.

Recording: Helping Entrepreneurs Complete Strong PPP Applications

April 17, 2020

An Overview of the PPP Application Requirements

Recording: Opportunity Zone Updates in WA State: Final Regulations & Investing in Uncertain Economic Times webinar

April 3, 2020

This webinar provides an overview of Opportunity Zones (including the final regulations released in December 2019), discusses projects that have taken place in Washington State, and goes on a deep dive into Marina Square, an OZ project in Bremerton, Washington. Recorded on Thursday, April 2nd.

Recording: Advancing Our Communities During COVID-19 Crisis webinar

April 1, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 crisis, communities, small businesses, nonprofits, and community development professionals are facing unprecedented challenges. Small businesses and nonprofits are struggling to stay afloat and retain employees, communities are being forced to reevaluate how they maintain operations and best serve their citizens, and economic development professionals are trying to stay up-to-date with the current federal efforts to rescue families and small businesses.

COVID-19 Message from NDC President

March 16, 2020

All of the staff and Board Members of The National Development Council hope that you, your families, friends and colleagues remain healthy and strong throughout this crisis, and that the communities and constituents we serve continue to receive our continuing support as we navigate this unprecedented health and economic crisis brought on by the spread […]