May 3, 2018
Presenters: Laura Callanan, Upstart Co-Lab; Alan Ramirez, Colorado Enterprise Fund; Betsy Biemann, CEI; and Sam Marks, LISC NY
CDFIs have been investing in creative places and businesses for decades as a fundamental part of developing healthy, vibrant, and sustainable communities. Now, investable opportunities in the creative economy total more than $1.5 billion. This type of investment has the potential to stabilize threatened communities and benefit regions looking to attract and develop quality jobs. Listen to this webinar exploring creative places and businesses as part of comprehensive community development.
Please also consider completing this optional survey (opportunityfinance.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0jQcHNExpxjYBWl) to help us quantify the capital deployed to creative places and creative businesses in low income communities in America today.