A public policy dialogue series on the future of community development.
Sponsor: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Locations: St. Louis, Little Rock, Louisville, Memphis
Human Capital and the Future
June 24, 2010
Topics: the development of human capital through entrepreneurship, small business development, asset development, wealth creation and financial literacy.
Social Capital and the Future
August 26, 2010
Topics: strategies for implementing innovation, meeting and group faciltation designs, social entrepreneurship, and ideation and collaboration.
Financial Capital and the Future
November 10, 2010
Topic: nonprofit and development finance.
These videoconferences also will be broadcast to any group that has videoconferencing capabilities and registers to participate as a local discussion site. For information, contact Matthew Ashby at 314-444-8891 or go to www.stlouisfed.org/community_development.
29 Closing the Gap: Improving Low-Income and Minority Community Access to Wealth—St. Louis
Sponsor: Metropolitan St. Louis Equal Housing Opportunity Council
1 St. Louis Regional Neighborhoods Conference—St. Louis
Sponsors: St. Louis Association of Community Organizations, Harris-Stowe State University and SIUE Institute for Urban Research
3-7 NeighborWorks Training Institute—Phoenix
Sponsor: NeighborWorks www.nw.org
6-7 Improving Quality of Life through Comprehensive Community Economic Development—Indianapolis
Sponsor: Indiana Association for Community Economic Development (additional training through August)
10-13 CDFA Development Finance Summit–Portland, Ore.
Sponsor: Council of Development Finance Agencies www.cdfa.net
10-13 National Microenterprise Conference & Training Institute—Arlington, Va.
Sponsors: Association for Enterprise Opportunity and Small Business Administration
9-11 Underbanked Financial Forum—Miami
Sponsor: Center for Financial Services Innovation www.cfsinnovation.com
9-12 Conference on Serving the Underserved and Latino Credit Union Conference—Pittsburgh
Sponsors: National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions and the Network of Latino Credit Unions and Professionals www.cdcu.coop
29 Housing's Great Fall: The Effect of House-Price Declines on Homeowner Equity—Little Rock, Ark.
Sponsor: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Little Rock Branch
The Connecting Communities® webinar series is a Federal Reserve System initiative intended to provide a national audience with timely insights and information on emerging and important community and economic development topics.