Financial Capability and Inclusion: Promoting Financial Capability in the Workplace
August 18, 2016
Please join us for a new Exploring Innovation in Community Development webinar series from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. We will explore examples of innovative strategies that organizations are using to provide individuals and families with tools to build financial capability and inclusive financial services that create long-term economic stability. Read More...
Call for Papers: Tenth Biennial Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference
August 19, 2016
The Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference is a unique event that convenes researchers, policymakers and practitioners to consider important issues people and their communities face. The 2017 conference will focus on the economic futures of America's kids and communities. Conference organizers seek to create a robust discussion around the state of — and the role for — community development in child and youth development, and the implications that such development has for the economy. The Community Affairs Officers of the Federal Reserve System invite original, high-quality research from economics, education, health, housing, sociology, public policy, psychology and other pertinent fields that can spur engaging dialogue. Abstracts are due no later than August 19, 2016. Read more...
2016 National Community Affairs Conference: Exploring Financial Resiliency and Mobility
September 7-8, 2016
Kansas City, MO
Join us as we take a fresh look at a variety of issues that affect the financial wellness of LMI communities, including health, housing, jobs, education and consumer finance. We will explore unique approaches to issues that continue to affect the financial resiliency and mobility of LMI households. Read more...
Reinventing Our Communities Conference: Transforming Our Economies
September 21-23, 2016
Join the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and its co-sponsors at the seventh biennial Reinventing Our Communities. This conference will explore building a transformative economy that enables low- and moderate-income communities to better connect people and place to capital. Over the three-day event, we will highlight strategies to create places of opportunity, develop the local workforce for a global marketplace, and provide wealth and opportunity inclusively to all segments of the population. Read more...
Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minority Bankers
September 28-29, 2016
Kansas City, MO
The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City will host a forum for minority bankers that will address the economy, the U.S. payments system, and career and leadership strategies. The target audience for this forum is minority bank leaders who manage key areas and who are generally within two reporting levels from a senior officer. Read more...
Reentry Solutions for Success
October 19-20, 2016
Success in reentry is so much more than reducing recidivism. Success in reentry means creating the conditions that enable returning men and women to have the best shot at a new beginning. This stimulating and informative event will gather stakeholders from across California to network, share, and strategize around the most effective and innovative solutions that support the successful reintegration of formerly incarcerated people. Read More...