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Through stories and interviews, meet some of the people involved in community development lending.


Fisherville Mobile Home Park
Lender: New Hampshire Community Loan Fund
Loan type: Land trust


Eddie Ayers
Demopolis Federal Credit Union


Kathleen Fitzgerald
Lender: Self Help CU
Loan type: Home ownership

     


Harrison Coleman
Barber Shop
Lender: Demopolis Federal Credit Union
Loan type: Small business


Martin Eakes
Executive Director
Self Help
Durham, NC


Jack Billman
Hillbilly Logging
Lender: Cascadia
Loan type: Small business

     


Soleras, Inc.
Lender: Coastal Enterprises, Inc.
Loan type: Welfare-to-work


The Food Bank Farm
Lender: Vermont National Bank, Socially Responsible Banking Fund
Loan type: Agriculture


Rev. Kermit Newkirk
Harold O. Davis Memorial Baptist Church, Philadelphia, PA

     

Home Care Associates
Lender: The Reinvestment Fund
Loan type: Welfare-to-work


Dale Braithwaite
CDFI: South Shore Bank
Loan type: Affordable housing development loan


Jeremy Nowak
Executive Director, The Reinvestment Fund and
former community organizer

     


Sandy Ledray
Brookside Soap
CDFI: Cascadia Revolving
Fund
Loan type: Small business


North Camden Land Trust
Lender: The Reinvestment Fun
Loan type: Land trust

Walltown Neighborhood, Durham NC
CDFI: Self Help Credit Union
Loan type: Home ownership
     

Salud Para La Gente
CDFI: Santa Cruz Community Credit Union
Loan type: Community service facility


Sisters of St. Francis
An order of Nuns who have invested in the Reinvestment Fund

Kristin Porter
Clam buying
Lender: Coastal Enterprises, Inc.
Loan type: Small business
     

Patty Grossman
Former Executive Director, Cascadia Revolving Fund

Terrell Cannon
Home Care Associates
Philadelphia, PA

Ron Phillips

Executive Director
Coastal Enterprises
Wiscassett, Maine
     
 

Professor Richard Taub University of Chicago