"Community banks serve as laboratories for the next big ideas in financial innovation." – Eugene Ludwig
“CDFIs have a measurable impact on consumers and communities.” – Thomas Curry
"If we work together and believe in our common mission, we can be a great source of good in our communities." – Donna Gambrell
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Banking with Impact: Survey of “Mission-Oriented” Banks Shows Major Benefits for Nation’s Most Disadvantaged Communities

A “Very Different Profile” From Typical U.S. Banks: Findings Explain Why More Impact Investors Should Look at Banks Focusing on Minorities, Women, and Other Underserved.

Webinar on Findings: Impacts of Reporting Banks and the Mission-Oriented Banking Sector

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NCIF presents the findings of the newly released report: Impacts of Reporting Banks and the Mission-Oriented Banking Sector in a series of webinars, now available as slides or a video recording (see below

NCIF’s Top 10 Findings on the Mission-Oriented Banking Sector

NCIF is pleased to release its annual impact report of the mission-oriented banking industry: Telling the Story: The Impact of the Reporting Banks and the Mission-Oriented Banking Industry.

BankImpact Database now with 2014 Data

The NCIF BankImpact Database is now updated with key 2014 financial and Social Performance Metrics on all U.S. banks, including the year-end CDFI and MDI certifications.

NCIF Invests in Rural Pacific Northwest with Fry Foods

NCIF provided a $4 million New Markets Tax Credit allocation to support the expansion of Fry Foods, a supplier to the foodservice industry.

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A “Very Different Profile” From Typical U.S. Banks: Findings Explain Why More Impact Investors Should Look at Banks Focusing on Minorities, Women, and Other Underserved.

NCIF presents the findings of the newly released report: Impacts of Reporting Banks and the Mission-Oriented Banking Sector in a series of webinars, now available as slides or a video recording (see below

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National Community Investment Fund (NCIF) is an impact investor and a 501(c)(4) nonprofit investment fund. NCIF invests in mission-oriented banks and other financial institutions in order to increase access to services and catalyze economic development in low-income and underserved communities. We support the mission-oriented banking industry by investing capital, creating innovative business opportunities, and facilitating the flow of funds from mainstream, philanthropic, socially responsible, and public sources. In addition, we supply research and impact metrics for banks and their investors and encourage collaboration through the NCIF Network. NCIF aspires to transform the financial industry so that responsible services are accessible to all and investments are valued based on social and environmental impact as well as financial performance. More about NCIF.