Partners CAfP and FACC receive Capacity-Building Grant Awards

August 7, 2017

On August 1, the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBC) announced the 2017 award recipients of the new Community FirstĀ® Capacity-Building Grant Program. Six organizations were awarded a total of $250,000 to build their financial, operational, and human capital. Applicants were evaluated based on mission, strategy to increase lending, organizational strength, proposed use of grant funds, and plans for outcome reporting.

Recipients were CAP Services Inc. (CAfP), First American Capital Corporation,  Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago, Inc., SomerCor 504 Inc., Southern Illinois Coal Belt Champion Community, Inc. and the Wisconsin Native Loan Fund.