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Upcoming Events

Community Development Banker Roundtable (Springfield, MO - March 22, 2017) 
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation will co- sponsor a roundtable on March 22, 2017 in Springfield, Missouri. The roundtable will provide an opportunity for representatives of banks and community organizations to share issues, concerns, community needs and opportunities with each other and with bank regulators. In addition, opportunities for potential partnerships between banks and community organizations will be explored. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Mike Nield with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

Economic Mobility: Understanding CRA and Community Development (Washington, DC - March 22, 2017) 
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, the District of Columbia Department of Insurance, the Securities and Banking/Bank on DC, the Capital Area Asset Builders, the Coalition for Non-Profit Housing and Economic Development, the United Way of the Capital Area, and the Corporation for Enterprise Development will co-sponsor a workshop in Washington, DC on March 22, 2017. This is a continuation of a series of forums focused on current research and best practices about financial access, new transaction products, and other tools for building wealth and economic stability in the greater Washington D.C. area. This workshop is targeted to community-based organizations and will provide current information and basic training on the Community Reinvestment Act. In addition, the workshop will explore practical strategies for creating successful partnerships between community-based organizations and financial institutions with a goal of strengthening economic mobility for D.C. area residents. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Bonita Irving with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

Understanding CRA and Community Development (Baltimore, MD - March 23, 2017) 
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond are co-sponsoring a workshop on March 23, 2017, in Baltimore, Maryland. The workshop, targeted for community-based organizations, will provide current information and basic training on the Community Reinvestment Act and explore practical strategies for creating successful partnerships between community-based organizations and financial institutions with a goal of strengthening economic mobility for Baltimore area residents. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Bonita Irving with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

CRA Roundtable: Increasing the Availability of Small-Dollar Mortgages ( Memphis, TN - March 23, 2017) 
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, the Barret School of Banking - Christian Brothers University, and the Community Development Council of Greater Memphis will co-sponsor a roundtable on March 23, 2017 in Memphis, Tennessee. The roundtable will focus on current initiatives underway to help communities increase options for small-dollar mortgages. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Nancy Gresham-Jones with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

The link to register for this event is: http://www.cvent.com/d/ZAWBKm6Bv0CKPDL5oRaX5g/q9s8/P1/1Q

CRA for Community Based Organizations (Sioux City, IA - March 29, 2017) 
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, United Way of Siouxland and the Siouxland Nonprofit Management Alliance are co-sponsoring a workshop on March 29, 2017 in Sioux City, Iowa. The goal of the workshop is to show community organizations how they can partner with banks and thrifts to meet mutual goals. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Mike Nield with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

Louisiana Disaster Recovery Forum: Rebuilding Together for Long Term Recovery and Resilience (Baton Rouge, LA - March 31, 2017) 
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation are co-sponsoring a forum in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on March 31, 2017. The forum will provide an opportunity for financial institutions to learn about ongoing statewide disaster recovery efforts from federal, state, and local government agencies and community organizations as they move forward with addressing the needs of the communities impacted by the Great Floods of 2016. The coordinated recovery efforts of all these partners will focus on "Rebuilding Together for Long Term Recovery and Resilience." For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Scarlett Duplechain with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

The link to register for this event is: https://www.regonline.com/LouisianaHousingForum

CRA Resource Collaborative Banker Workshop (Raleigh, NC - April 4, 2017)  
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Charlotte Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond are hosting a workshop in Raleigh, North Carolina on April 4, 2017. This CRA banker collaborative meets quarterly and provides a forum for CRA professionals from banks of all sizes to collaborate and share effective CRA practices. The program will focus on economic inclusion and the FDIC will present the results of its 2015 Unbanked and Underbanked Survey, highlighting opportunities for banks. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Genevieve Chow with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

The link to register for this event is: https://www.regonline.com/CRAresourcecollaborationRaleigh

Accessing Resources for Affordable Mortgage Lending (Silver Spring, MD - April 6, 2017) 
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta are hosting a workshop in Silver Spring, Maryland on April 6, 2017. The workshop will provide current information on accessing affordable mortgage credit. Participants will learn about current and future trends as well as challenges and opportunities in affordable mortgage lending. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Bonita Irving with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

CRA Training for Community-Based Organizations ( Freeport, New York - April 13, 2017)  
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the New York State Department of Financial Services are co-sponsoring a workshop in Long Island, New York on April 13, 2017. The purpose of the workshop is to train participants on CRA regulation, and discuss how community organizations can collaborate more effectively with banks. Topics include an overview of the CRA, understanding the impact of bank performance context, the types of activities that qualify for CRA consideration, and strategies to develop successful partnerships with banks. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Denise Kirk-Murray with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

The link to register for this event is: https://www.regonline.com/crafreeport

Interagency Asset Building & Financial Resiliency Forum (Tampa FL - April 20, 2016)  
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation are co-sponsoring a workshop in Tampa, Florida on April 20, 2017. The forum will provide an opportunity for banks and community organizations to discuss issues, concerns and community needs related to asset building and financial literacy initiatives for low- and moderate-income families. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Lisa Mifflin with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

CRA Workshop for Bankers (New York, NY - April 20, 2017) 
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Department of Financial Services are co-sponsoring a workshop in New York, NY on April 20, 2017. The workshop will provide CRA officers with an overview of the CRA regulation, and train participants in exam preparation, identifying community development opportunities, developing a CRA action plan, assessing community needs, and determining performance context factors. For more information on registration, please contact Community Affairs Officer Genevieve Chow with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

The link to register for this event is: https://www.regonline.com/bankerscrany