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Threads Clothing Stores Sew Up Successhttps://www.cdfifund.gov/impact/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=40Threads Clothing Stores Sew Up Success<div class="ExternalClass093A67C180F64446B67C70E941A46A10"><p>In Corpus Christi, Texas, many entrepreneurs in underserved and underbanked communities, including minority-, veteran-, and women-run businesses, are unable to receive loans through traditional means. The LiftFund, a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), with an award from the CDFI Program, has reached out to these underserved communities and provided financial opportunities to entrepreneurs who would not otherwise have been able to open businesses in their communities.</p><p><a href="/Documents/Threads%20LiftFund%20Impact%20Story%20112117%20-%20final.pdf" target="_blank">Read the full story here.</a></p></div>2017-11-21T15:30:00ZLocal Impact40GP0|#0760f5d5-6360-4d45-ba32-761ff5345cd1;L0|#00760f5d5-6360-4d45-ba32-761ff5345cd1|CDFI Program;GTSet|#52f34ab0-6f81-4fe6-b393-2715c7089532;GP0|#b175ca6f-ecaa-427d-bc7a-677b5c37cbff;L0|#0b175ca6f-ecaa-427d-bc7a-677b5c37cbff|Small Business;GP0|#e8a79c04-18c5-4610-9e9f-7671200e553c;L0|#0e8a79c04-18c5-4610-9e9f-7671200e553c|Texas