The Native American CDFI Assistance Program (NACA Program) offers Financial Assistance awards and Technical Assistance grants to Native CDFIs. These competitive awards are made in the form of loans, grants, equity investments, deposits, and credit union shares. Recipients may use Technical Assistance awards to increase their capacity to serve their communities and/or to create, or become Certified CDFIs. To apply, you must have an active account by March 22, and complete the application by May 3. Visit the application website for more information.
CDFI Rapid Response Program
The CDFI Fund will provide awards to certified CDFIs to support, prepare for, and respond to the economic impact of the coronavirus. All awards provided through this NOFA are subject to funding availability. CDFI Rapid Response Program grant funds may be expended for eligible activities such as financial products, financial services, loan loss reserves, development services, capital reserves, and certain operational activities. Applicants must submit by March 22. Find out more.