National Development Council Earns 2022 Great Place to Work Certification™

February 3, 2022

NDC is proudly claiming bragging rights for something we have known for a long time but can now tell the world with confidence: We are a Great Place to Work! NDC’ers have always been aware of what they find at NDC: mission, opportunity, growth, advancement, security. But now we can show the world objectively with officially, data-based certification from Great Place to Work® (GPTW), the global authority on workplace culture.

NDC GIVES BACK Announces Over $125,000 in Grant Awards

January 10, 2022

NDC is pleased to announce that nineteen non-profit organizations have been selected to receive a total of $125,250 for their service to some of the most under-resourced, low-income communities across the United States.

NDC Announces 2022 Training Schedule

January 5, 2022

Download the NDC 2022 Training Schedule and Brochure.

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."

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

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 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.