The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) awarded 59 organizations $336.4 million through the fiscal year (FY) 2021 round of the Capital Magnet Fund. The awards will support financing for the preservation, rehabilitation, development or purchase of affordable housing and related economic development and community service facilities such as daycare centers, workforce development centers and health care clinics. This is the largest award round since the fund’s creation and a 23% increase in the number of awardees compared to the FY 2020 award round. 

Source: Global Newswire