CDFIs http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/cdfis The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on CDFIs en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 15 Jun 2012 10:49:07 GMT 9 Things Startups Must Know Before Approaching Lenders These steps will put you ahead of the game before you start, and increase your chances of securing funds for your small business. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 10:49:07 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223818 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223818 Catherine Clifford $2 Billion Cut from Fed Loan Program Affecting Small Business The CDFI Bond Guarantee program, signed into law in 2010, had the potential to extend $4 billion in credit to small-business owners, among others. A lengthy Congressional approval process has reduced the funds available by half. Wed, 07 Mar 2012 11:53:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223073 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223073 Catherine Clifford A Starbucks Initiative to Brew Up U.S. Jobs An initiative by Starbucks and Opportunity Finance Network is pouring small-business funding into private lending institutions Tue, 24 Jan 2012 02:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222648 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222648 Michelle Goodman Starbucks Is Into Them. But What Exactly Are CDFIs? A quick guide to Community Development Financial Institutions: How they work and whether they can help you get money to start your business. Tue, 24 Jan 2012 02:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222683 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222683 Catherine Clifford