Funding and Financing Coastal Resilience: Spotlight on CDFIs Investing in Underserved Communities
Tuesday 1 February 2022, 02:00 PM – 03:30 PM
Hosted by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office for Coastal Management
DESCRIPTION: Experts from the field will share how Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) are helping economically disadvantaged communities build their resilience. Learn how CDFI’s are creating equitable access to prosperity and financing community resilience. To help guide the discussion, participants will be encouraged to ask questions and talk about their funding and financing challenges. This training is part of an informational series focused on funding and financing options for coastal resilience projects. Check out our new quick reference, “Funding and Financing: Options and Considerations for Coastal Resilience Projects” (coast.noaa.gov/digitalcoast/training/financing-resilience.html). View recorded webinars and associated resources on funding and financing basics and the use of Environmental Impact Bonds (coast.noaa.gov/digitalcoast/training/funding-webinars.html).
For questions, please contact Lauren.Long@noaa.gov.