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Community development is the process by which civic leaders, activists, local citizens, and professionals improve various aspects of local communities. It empowers individuals with the skills needed to effect change, including building political power and working for a common agenda based on values of fairness, opportunity, and social justice.


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Freddie Mac Anti-Predatory Lending Effort Expands to DeKalb, Fulton Counties

Published: Sep 06, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Counties will Join Atlanta in "Don't Borrow Trouble" Public Service Campaign

Bank of America and Goodwill Industries Expand Collaboration; Program Provides Jobs for Welfare Recipients

Published: Aug 31, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Aug. 31 /CSRwire/ - Bank of America and Goodwill Industries International announced they are expanding their collaboration through a national partnership that will result in more work opportunities at the bank for Goodwill clients across the U.S. Under the agreement, Bank of America...

U.S. Representative Barbara Lee, Congressional Black Caucus Members and Fannie Mae Announce $500,000 Deposit with Community Bank of the Bay to Expand Affordable Housing Opportunities in West Oakland; Announcement is Part of Western Regional Housing Summit

Published: Aug 11, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Aug. 11 /CSRwire/ - An innovative affordable homeownership effort in West Oakland is one step closer to reality thanks to a $500,000 deposit announced today by U.S. Representative Barbara Lee (D-CA) between Community Bank of the Bay, Northern California Land Trust (NCLT), and...

PMI Mortgage Insurance and Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Launch Joint Native American Lending Effort

Published: Jul 25, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Jul. 25 /CSRwire/ - PMI Mortgage Insurance Co. and Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc., today announced a comprehensive alliance to create homeownership opportunities for Native Americans living on and off reservations nationwide. This partnership is the first national effort by a leading mortgage...

3Com CEO Eric Benhamou Provides Keynote Address On Digital Divide For Commonwealth Club Of Silicon Valley

Published: Jul 19, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Speech Outlines Multiple Facets of Divide: What It Is, Why It Is Important, and What Can Be Done to Bridge the Divide

First Union Commits to Invest $750,000 in Florida Community Loan Fund to Support Statewide Revitalization Efforts

Published: Jul 17, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Total of $1.5 Million Pledged to Four Florida Community Groups

NAACP, Bank of America Announce Homeownership, Small Business Alliance

Published: Jul 13, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - Kweisi Mfume, president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), and Michael H. Dulan, Bank of America Community Development Banking president, today announced a five-year, $6 million initiative to help increase homeownership among traditionally underserved...

Boys & Girls Clubs Across Country Send Teens To Camp Old Navy

Published: Jul 11, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Old Navy Employees Offer Club Teens a Behind-the-Scenes Peek at Retail Careers

Fannie Mae to Invest in New York National Bank in an Effort to Expand Lending Opportunities for Underserved Community

Published: Jul 07, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Jul. 07 /CSRwire/ - Fannie Mae (FNM/NYSE), the nation’s largest source of financing for home mortgages, today announced a $670,000 equity stock-purchase investment in New York National Bank, a minority-owned financial institution in the South Bronx. U.S. Representative Jose Serrano (D-NY), joined representatives...

Computer Associates Announces Grant To Pace Center For Girls To Fund E-Learning Initiative

Published: Jul 06, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Model Not-for-Profit Celebrates 20th Anniversary; Achieves 90% Success Rate By Championing Gender-Focused Programs for Girls at Risk

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