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CDFIs 'Make Dreams Come True' by Creating Opportunity in Rural Spaces

Description
Describes the role that Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) can play in helping rural areas gain access to flexible financing options to support rural health projects. Highlights how the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation and Healthcare Georgia Foundation work with CDFIs to help address rural health concerns. Also features a CDFI recipient of Uplift America, the South Carolina Community Loan Fund, that has helped support a health professions high school.
Author(s)
Jenn Lukens
Date
12/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Access · African Americans · Capital funding · Community and economic development · Funding · Health workforce pipeline · Infrastructure · Networking and collaboration · Philanthropy · Sustainability of programs · Georgia · South Carolina · West Virginia