Saving 84 jobs Feeding 137,000 people each week “CRF gave us a chance, and we were able to save jobs in our community.”   Creating work for 45 families Increasing access to more affordable housing Loan servicing for non-traditional loan portfolios

Saving 84 jobs

CRF helps a small-town manufacturer keep its doors open

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Feeding 137,000 people each week

CRF provides New Markets Tax Credit financing to Houston Food Bank

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“CRF gave us a chance, and we were able to save jobs in our community.”

Shaun Hollis, Owner, 5280 Waste Solutions

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Creating work for 45 families

Hard work, dedication, and a great recipe

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Increasing access to more affordable housing

CRF provides financing for multi-family affordable housing projects

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Loan servicing for non-traditional loan portfolios

High-touch, customized loan servicing

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Strengthened more than

800 communities

Funded $1.5 billion

in loans

Improved the lives of more than

612,000 people

Created or saved

71,000 jobs

Funded loans in

46 states + D.C

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What's new at CRF

August 28, 2014

The Basics of SBA Loans - Part 1 | CRF's Vice President of Business Lending, Brian Burke, combines 25 years of small business lending experience with a passion for helping underserved small businesses access the capital they need to grow and create jobs. In the first of two Q & As with Brian, we discuss choosing the right SBA loan and how to begin the loan process. »

August 27, 2014

CRF Hires Mike Derus as Regional Director of Business Development | Mike will support CRF's mission by helping underserved small businesses access the financing they need to grow and create jobs throughout the Twin Cities Metro Area. »

August 25, 2014

Star Tribune: Creative new tools helping to finance small firms | Star Tribune business columnist Neal St. Anthony writes about a veteran businesswoman who will be opening an adult and child daycare center in North Minneapolis with the help of CRF and its partners at MEDA, Ours to Own, and the city of Minneapolis. Read the article »

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