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Policy and Advocacy: Federal Budget Campaign

Documents Budget Summary (Updated as of May 23, 2017) Resources CDBG: https://www.hudexchange.info/programs/cdbg/cdbg-performance-profiles/ CDFI: https://www.cdfifund.gov/awards/state-awards/Pages/default.aspx CHOICE Neighborhood https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/documents/huddoc?id=implementgrantlist.pdf\ https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/public_indian_housing/programs/ph/cn/grants https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/public_indian_housing/programs/ph/cn/grantees HOME Investment https://www.hudexchange.info/programs/home/home-activities-reports/ https://www.ncsha.org/homecoalition/home-coalition-resources-by-state Prime Program: https://www.sba.gov/content/prime-grantees https://www.sba.gov/content/sba-awards-5-million-prime-grants-6 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program is a flexible program that provides communities with resources to address a wide range of unique community development …

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Policy and Advocacy: Take Action

One of NCRC’s most important missions is to give its members a strong presence before Congress. Through direct advocacy, testimony on Capitol Hill, and powerfully coordinated nationwide actions, our coalition works together to develop public policy solutions that promote community wealth-building. Current NCRC Members Sign-On RequestsNCRC Community Reinvestment Act Projects & Stories Defend the CPFB …

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NCRC Statement on FHA’s 2012 Annual Financial Status Report

  Washington, DC– Today, NCRC President and CEO John Taylor made the following statement on FHA’s 2012 Annual Financial Status report: “After 78 years of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) doing things right and performing well from a fiscal perspective, the recent news about its financial health must be seen in perspective. Without FHA, and …

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NCRC Statement on CFPB Oversight of Debt Collectors

Washington, DC – Today, in reaction to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) newly published rule allowing the agency to regulate the debt collection industry, NCRC President and CEO John Taylor made the following statement: “The CFPB should be commended for taking steps to reign in the debt collection industry and protect consumers from unsavory …

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NCRC Applauds Passage of San Diego Responsible Banking Ordinance

  Washington, DC — Today, the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) applauded the passage of a local responsible banking ordinance in San Diego, California. “Local governments across the nation are continuing to pass measures to induce banks to invest in our communities in a responsible way,” said NCRC President and CEO John Taylor. “This is …

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New Data Shows Continued Constricted Credit, Racial Disparities in Lending

  Washington, DC — Today, the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) said that new data released by the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council showed continued constriction of credit, particularly for low- and moderate income communities and communities of color, and significant disparities in lending by race. The volume of home lending was 7.1 million loans …

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Local Community Organizations Convene for White House Forum on Housing

  Washington, DC – On September 13, dozens of members of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) came to Washington DC for the White House American Economic Competitiveness Forum on Housing. At this forum, over a hundred community advocates came together with administration officials at the White House to discuss solutions to America’s housing crisis.  …

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Policy Agenda

NCRC’s policy positions are determined via consultation with its membership and a vote of the NCRC Board. NCRC 2015 Policy Agenda   INVEST LOCALFinancial institutions must make significant investments in the communities where they sell products and services. Keeping financial resources circulating in the community fosters stability and future growth. INVEST FAIREvery person in a community, regardless of …

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National Neighbors Silver

The rapid aging of our population demands a national dialogue on what it takes for today’s seniors and future retirees to live with dignity and economic security. NCRC believes that access to quality banking services and adequate housing options is fundamental to aging in place. National Neighbors Silver is a multi-year campaign to empower, organize …

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The Center for Civil Rights

NCRC’s mission is to increase fair & equal access to credit, capital and banking services/products because discrimination is illegal, unjust and detrimental to the economic growth of underserved communities in the US & around the world. NCRC seeks to support, create and implement long-term solutions which includes providing tools and strategies for building community and …

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