News & Resources
News: Where Chronic Health Conditions and Coronavirus Could Collide – New York Times uses Policymap‘s health-risk index to explore vulnerability to severe COVID-19 illness. Large parts of the South and Appalachia are especially vulnerable.
Resource: The communities we serve feel the deep financial and social impacts of COVID-19. Here are some small businesses & nonprofits in our portfolio & ways you can help them.
News: For minority-owned businesses shut out of coronavirus loans, an ongoing push for access. ABC News article spotlights how with the help of CDFIs, like the Reinvestment Fund, they are getting help.
Resource: NJCNF is accepting applications for grants to help Child & Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) & Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) organizations to continue meal service in response to COVID-19 disruptions through the summer.
Resource: Philadelphia Landlord-Tenant Court processes approximately 20,000 eviction filings each year. New Reinvestment Fund research looks at the impact of the Judgment by Agreement (JBA) process to resolve eviction disputes.
News: Without more federal funds, half of all child care centers could close forever. The Hechinger Report spotlights Reinvestment Fund’s Philadelphia Emergency Fund for Stabilization of Early Education (PEFSEE) that is giving child care providers a temporary boost.
Job Opening: Reinvestment Fund is seeking to hire a Summer Associate within the lending and investment department to support the Paycheck Protection Program.