Creating Opportunities in the Right Communities – OZ

November 12, 2019

If you’ve heard of Opportunity Zones and that they only benefit the wealthy- that is not the whole story. Check out a recent OpEd in The Seattle Times on our work guiding Opportunity Zones for Social Impact investing in the State of Washington.   Read fill article Here: Creating opportunities — and tax breaks — […]

Request for Qualifications for Environmental Consultant Services

September 27, 2019

The National Development Council (NDC) is requesting written Statement of Qualifications (SOQs) from qualified environmental consulting firms. NDC is soliciting these SOQs based on the need for environmental services in conjunction with a Coalition Community-wide Brownfields Assessment Grant awarded by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”).

You Asked, We Delivered! NDC Proudly Announces: ED101-Economic Development Finance ONLINE!

September 24, 2019

The National Development Council (NDC) is launching its first online and self-paced certification course for community and economic development finance professionals, ED101-Economic Development Finance Online.

The 2020 NDC Training Schedule is Now Available

September 12, 2019

Register Now for NDC's Remaining 2019 Nationally Acclaimed Development Finance Courses and Save with 2019 Tuition Prices! Download Training Brochure & Schedule

SIGNIFICANT NMTC INVESTMENT FOR THE CHIPPEWA CREE TRIBE’S CRITICALLY NEEDED HEALTH CENTER

July 23, 2019

The National Development Council (NDC) announced today a significant New Markets Tax Credit investment in the Rocky Boy Health Center, which serves the members of the Chippewa Cree Tribe and other community residents in and around Box Elder, MT.

Webinar Recording: Federal Community Development Update from Capitol Hill

June 24, 2019

How are the federal community development grant programs, tax credits, and other important financing tools faring in the divided 116th Congress? What are the latest developments and policy proposals that could impact your work? Experts from Washington, DC will update you on the status of housing and community development appropriations; describe recently introduced tax credit legislation supporting affordable housing, historic preservation, new markets and community revitalization; prospects and timetable for tax extenders and tell you exactly how you can help strengthen Congressional support for community development.

Federal Community Development Update from Capitol Hill

May 30, 2019

How are the federal community development grant programs, tax credits, and other important financing tools faring in the divided 116th Congress? What are the latest developments and policy

NDC ONE coming in Q4!

May 6, 2019

After a year of testing, we are ready to bring NDC Training ONE-line.

Business Cents 101: FREE Hands-On Financial Training for Aspiring and Existing Business Owners in Santa Cruz, CA

April 5, 2019

The National Development Council is partnering with the City of Santa Cruz Economic Development Office to offer both aspiring and existing small business owners hands-on training to build successful enterprises that create jobs and contribute to the community. This FREE training session

Your Feedback is Needed: National Economic Development Mentoring Network

January 29, 2019

The National Development Council, in partnership with Center for Creative Land Recycling (CCLR) and the EPA Technical Assistance to Brownfield Communities (TAB) providers, is seeking your feedback to help us expand the National Economic Development Mentoring Network. The Network is an exciting new program that will facilitate exchange and mentoring among economic development practitioners and their communities.