Revolving Loan Funds for Business Expansion And Development Projects

July 27, 2016

In the face of increasingly limited public funding for business expansion and development projects, many communities have created local revolving loan funds. RLFs complement scarce public and private funding by leveraging private dollars and reutilizing funds.

NDC’s 2017 Certification Training Schedule is Now Available

July 23, 2016

Whether you're engaged in economic, housing or community development, we have something to build your development finance capacity in our 2017 Training Schedule! NDC training brings the world of development finance to the classroom with case studies based on actual deals. Our instructors work in communities across the country in support of NDC's mission and bring years of experience and a timely perspective to every course. Register Now and Save With 2016 Tuition Rates!

Senator Cantwell and Senator Hatch introduce Second Bill to Strengthen the Low Income Housing Tax Credit

July 14, 2016

In May, Senator Maria Cantwell and Senator Orrin Hatch introduced the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2016, containing improvements to the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) in addition to a 50 percent expansion. Today, they announced a second bill, more comprehensive bill, more comprehensive bill that follows S. 2962.

NDC Announces New Capital Access Fund — Building Inclusion into Community Wealth

July 14, 2016

The City of Cleveland has partnered with the National Development Council (NDC), the Urban League of Greater Cleveland (ULGC), the National Urban League’s Urban Empowerment Fund (UEF), Cuyahoga County, Morgan Stanley and other private local lenders and foundations to help African American and other minority businesses gain access to capital and technical assistance.

Cleveland’s Revitalized Historic Neighborhoods Should Make Delegates Believe in The Power of Urban Policy

July 12, 2016

NDC would like to highlight an Opinion Article that ran in In the coming months, Cleveland will welcome the Republican National Convention...

NDC Small Business Lending Borrower to Celebrate Ribbon Cutting In Brooklyn, New York

July 5, 2016

NDC Grow America Fund Borrower Blue Sky Bakery will celebrate a ribbon cutting on July 6th at 10:30am at their second location on Rogers Avenue in the Prospect-Lefferts Garden Neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. Stop by to celebrate and try the famous Blue Sky Muffins! About Blue Sky Bakery In 2001, Erik Goetze started Blue Sky […]

NDC Announces Trainers of the Year

July 1, 2016

Congratulations to these NDC employees for being awarded NDC Trainers of the Year!