As part of the Capacity Building Initiative, the CDFI Fund will be providing Resource
Banks that contain training materials, expert documents, archived webinars, and
links to relevant outside information.
To see current training opportunities available under the Capacity Building Initiative,
click here: www.cdfifund.gov/cbi.
Current Capacity Building Initiative Training Resource Banks
Past Capacity Building Initiative Training Resource Banks
The CDFI Capitalization training series was provided by NeighborWorks® America
to help CDFIs learn strategies and techniques for increasing their capitalization
and improving their liquidity.
The Financing Healthy Food Options series was provided by Opportunity Finance
Network to support CDFIs engaged in the eradication of food deserts in their Target
The Foreclosure Solutions series was provided by NeighborWorks® America to
help CDFIs build their capacity to operate highly effective foreclosure intervention
in Small Business Lending
The Innovations in Small Business Lending series was provided by Deloitte
Financial Advisory Services LLIP to support business-oriented CDFIs increase services
to small businesses and explore new market opportunities.
The Portfolio Management training series was provided by NeighborWorks® America
to help CDFIs improve the capacity to manage their portfolios, including assessing
and reducing portfolio risk.
- Preserving and Expanding CDFI Minority Depository Institutions
The Preserving and Expanding CDFI MDIs series was provided by Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP
to support CDFI Minority Depository Institutions through a specialized training and technical assistance program.
- Scaling Up Microfinance
The Scaling Up Microfinance training series was provided by Opportunity Finance
Network to expand the capacity of CDFIs that specialize in microfinance.
Small and Emerging CDFIs
The Strengthening Small and Emerging CDFIs training series was provided by Opportunity Finance Network to
provide comprehensive capacity building services and resources for small and emerging CDFIs.