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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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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

Wells Fargo and Opus Northwest donate $60,000 to aid community development in Puget Sound

Published: Jul 05, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Jul. 05 /CSRwire/ - Wells Fargo and Opus Northwest, L.L.C. are partnering with Seattle LISC to build critical affordable housing and revitalize distressed neighborhoods throughout Puget Sound. The two organizations donated a total of $60,000 to LISC (Local Initiatives Support Corporation). LISC is...

KeyCorp's Commitment to Cleveland Neighborhoods Increases to More Than $1 Billion

Published: Jun 26, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Jun. 26 /CSRwire/ - KeyCorp announced today that its Retail Banking subsidiary, KeyBank National Association, has signed a third consecutive four-year agreement with the City of Cleveland for local community reinvestment. The latest $400 million commitment increases Key's funding for community reinvestment in...

Intel, Santa Clara Unified School District Announce Pilot Program To Retain Teachers

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

Fund Aimed at Helping K-12 Teachers Purchase Homes

Key Receives 'Outstanding' Rating for Community Reinvestment Act Lending

Published: Jun 12, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - For the fifth consecutive rating period, KeyBank National Association has received an "outstanding" rating for its Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) lending practices from the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). This is the top rating on...

Lucent Technologies Funds Skills Development and Education Programs for Youth in New Jersey's Largest City

Published: Jun 12, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - Lucent Technologies (NYSE: LU) today announced grants totaling more than $1.6 million to 18 Newark N.J.-based organizations for programs designed to better prepare young people to meet the challenges of our changing global society. Eighteen agencies have developed 19...

Charitable Donations to Private Organizations in Haiti Critical Component to Ongoing Food Crisis Relief Efforts

Published: Jun 09, 2000 – 11:42 AM EST

Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos supports thousands in need and serves important role in community

ExxonMobil Green Team Kicks Off Summer Youth Program

Published: Jun 08, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

75 Dallas High School Students Will Build Homes, Maintain Parks and Take Classes -- 19Th Year of ExxonMobil Community Program

CA and Boys & Girls Clubs of America Launch National Information Technology Security Partnership with the Support of Governor Sonny Perdue and Local Atlanta Youth

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

ATLANTA, Jun. 07 /CSRwire/ - ATLANTA, Ga.- Surrounded by Governor Sonny Perdue and young people from Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta, CA and Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) announced a three-year, $4.6 million partnership that will launch BGCA's National...

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