CRF closes its 200th SBA 7(a) loan.

CRF receives a $55 million New Markets Tax Credit allocation.

                   Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses provides $5 million in new loan funds for small businesses
                   in the Twin Cities.

                   CRF launches SPARK, its online small business loan origination platform and announces partnership
                   with National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions.

                   CRF issues $100 million bond in Round 3 of the CDFI Bond Guarantee Program.

                   CRF launches Connect2Capital online small business lending platform.

                   CRF receives $2 million Financial Assistance grant from the CDFI Fund.