Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Request for Public Comment on CDFI Certification Application and Reporting Tools
At the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund), we value the important work that Certified Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) do. We know that CDFIs are being asked to do more than ever before in delivering capital and credit to families, businesses and communities across the nation. And we want to continue to support CDFIs the best way that we can, evolving our policies where possible to meet the modern needs of CDFIs.
Later this year, the CDFI Fund’s Award Management Information System (AMIS) will get a new look. While there will be no change in its functionality, AMIS will look quite different to users. The change is occurring because the provider of the platform on which AMIS operates, Salesforce, is upgrading the user interface.
The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) will be publishing a correction to the Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) originally published in the Federal Register on October 14, 2021 for the fiscal year 2021 Application round for the Bank Enterprise Award Program (BEA Program). In anticipation of the publication of this correction to the NOFA next week, the CDFI Fund is sharing the details of this revision with potential applicants now.
Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) opened the fiscal year (FY) 2021 funding round for the Bank Enterprise Award Program (BEA Program).