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Connecting Communities® Webinar

A Spotlight on the Fed’s Community Development Work and a Discussion of Promising Opportunities for the Field
July 10, 2014
2–3:00 p.m. CDT

The Connecting Communities webinar series is a Federal Reserve System initiative intended to provide a national audience with timely information on emerging and important community and economic development topics.

The July 10 webinar will cover latest trends and how and why the Fed promotes community development.

Featured speakers include:

  • Mark Pinsky, Opportunity Finance Network
  • Joseph Firschein, Federal Reserve Board of Governors
  • Alfreda B. Norman, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

These experts will share insights on the state of the community development industry, promising practices, research and policy issues from around the country. As part of this discussion, presenters will introduce a recently released report, “Federal Reserve Community Development Perspectives: A summary of activities, insights and future opportunities.”off-site

This session will also provide an introduction to the Fed’s new web portal, FedCommunities.orgoff-site, which includes hundreds of community development resources from across the Federal Reserve System, categorized into four focus areas: people, place, practice and small business.


  • Session participation is free, but registration is required.
  • Register onlineoff-site
  • Once registered, you will receive an attendee activation email.

For More Information

Visit the Connecting Communitiesoff-site web page.


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