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PeopleFund CDFI Helps Kickboxing Center Kick Hurricane Harvey's Devastation

Recovering from a disaster is a long, traumatic, and expensive process for survivors and the communities in which they live. In distressed and underserved areas, where insurance or private financial resources are often unaffordable or unavailable, recovery is an even more daunting effort. While local, state, and federal government agencies provide critical support necessary for survival and rebuilding after disasters, many low-income families are unable to access these resources because of delays in securing necessary government approvals; an inability to qualify for assistance or loans; or a general lack of available assistance.

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