CRA Roundtable: Investments and Services: Facilitating Access to Capital for Microlending, Entrepreneurship, and Small Business in Louisville (Louisville, KY - September 24, 2014)
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis are sponsoring a roundtable in Louisville, Kentucky on September 24, 2014. Roundtable participants will learn how financial institutions can support, foster, and accelerate growth of entrepreneurial activity among minority, low- and moderate-income, and immigrant entrepreneurs in Louisville. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Norma Polanco-Boyd with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
CRA Roundtable (Denver, CO - September 25, 2014)
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City are sponsoring a roundtable in Denver, Colorado on September 25, 2014. The roundtable will include a report on activities of community development financial institutions, a regulatory Q&A session, and presentations by two nonprofit organizations.
Micro Business Lending Forum: "Developing Small and Emerging Rural Businesses" (Victoria, TX - September 30, 2014)
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, and the University of Houston's Small Business Development Center are sponsoring a forum in Victoria, Texas on September 30, 2014. During this one-day forum, small business lenders, CRA Officers, and rural small and micro businesses will join representatives from across the fields of small/micro business development, economic development, government and banking to explore alternative funding sources available to address credit needs throughout the seven-county Golden Crescent area.
Interagency Banker CRA Train (Augusta, ME - October 2, 2014)
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston are sponsoring a training session in Augusta, Maine on October 2, 2014. The session will provide an opportunity to obtain information and gain practical knowledge on how to develop a CRA plan and prepare for CRA examinations. Topics will include a regulation overview, understanding bank performance context, assessing community needs, qualified community development activities, and how to assess bank lending performance. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Bonita Irving with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.