A community development periodical for
the Ninth Federal Reserve District

November 2005



Editor's note - Issue 4, 2005

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Foreclosure prevention is Minnesota group's mission

The Minnesota Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention Association is a statewide network of individuals and member organizations that dedicate their time to a serious mission: helping people avoid home mortgage foreclosure. More >

Post-purchase counseling: An EMHI strategy to close homeownership gaps

Minnesota appears to be well-positioned to pursue the goal of using post-purchase support programs to reduce the incidence of mortgage foreclosures. More >

Mutual rewards: Thoughts on serving as a board member for a nonprofit organization

Minneapolis Fed President Gary Stern is a past or current member of the board of numerous nonprofit organizations. Here, he shares a few thoughts on the lessons of his service. More >

VITA initiative provides free tax preparation in North Central Montana

A coalition led by Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Montana provides free tax preparation assistance to residents of the state's North Central region. More >

Policy summit highlight: CRA changes create new bank category

Changes to the Community Reinvestment Act were a focus of a recent policy summit sponsored by Local Initiatives Support Corporation and the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. More >

 

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