Community Economic Development (CED)

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Community Economic Development (CED) is a federal grant program funding Community Development Corporations that address the economic needs of low-income individuals and families through the creation of sustainable business development and employment opportunities.

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The FY 2015 CED and CED-HFFI Grants have been awarded!

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  • CED Jobs are Not Doing Enough

    Published: November 18, 2015
    In this presentation from the 2012 CED/JOLI Grantee Conference, Kevin Jordan, Vice-President for National Programs, Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
  • CED CDFI Funding for CED and CED-HFFI Projects

    Published: November 9, 2015
    Since its creation in 1994, the CDFI Fund has awarded more than $1.9 billion to CDFIs, community development organizations, and financial institutions.  In FY
  • CED Performance Progress Report Refresher

    Published: October 20, 2015
    This 2015 webinar will provide a review of the PPR timeline and key dates; overview of the OLDC; summary of available resources and support; and the opportunity
  • CED Poverty Guidelines

    Published: October 20, 2015
    This page contains links to U.S. Federal Poverty Guidelines Used to Determine Financial Eligibility for Certain Federal Programs for specific years in which
  • CED PPR Data Collection Tool Instructions

    Published: October 20, 2015
    This instruction guide provides step-by-step instructions and tips for using the Data Collection Tool to collect data for Form A of the Performance Progress
  • Professionals Needed for CED Grant Review

    Published: April 22, 2013
    The Office of Community Services (OCS) is seeking reviewers to help select the grantees for the Community Economic Development (CED) program. To register to
  • CED-HFFI Grant Awards FY 2013

    Published: February 6, 2014
    This resource lists the CED-HFFI Grant Awards for FY 2013 along with project abstracts for each grantee. 
  • CED Abstracts CED HFFI Grantees FY 2012

    Published: January 3, 2013
    Grantee Name (Click on Grantees' name for more information) City State  Amount 
  • CED Grant Awards FY 2013

    Published: September 30, 2013
      Community Economic Development Grant Awards FY 2013   2013 CED Awards Applicant
  • Help Finding a Job

    Published: December 15, 2014
    Program Community Economic Development (CED) is a federal grant program funding Community Development Corporations (CDCs) that address the economic needs of
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