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Middle-Income and Rural Families Disproportionately Grapple with Child-care Deserts, New Analysis Shows
Jun 22, 2020 - Researchers at the University of Minnesota and the Center for American Progress (CAP) have released an interactive map showing areas considered to be child care deserts, or locations where the demand for child care is greater than the availability of child care. Discusses the impact that COVID-19 has had on child care facilities and potential funding to help with the burden.
Source: The Washington Post
CDFI: Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) Inviting Applications for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Funding Round of the Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) Federal Register
May 29, 2020 - Announcement of a funding opportunity for the Capital Magnet Fund, sponsored by the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund to provide financial assistance grants to CDFIs and other qualified nonprofit organizations that develop and manage affordable housing for low-income families. Applications are due in Grants.gov by June 26, 2020.
Source: Federal Register
Last Updated: 6/22/2020