News & Updates


December 1, 2022

New Insights! Job Developers Study Snapshot

This snapshot presents highlights of the key findings gleaned from the online survey that CNHED conducted of local job developers.

Resources Workforce Development
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November 30, 2022

CNHED’s Surprise & Delight Pop-Ups Return for Another Year!

For the second year in a row, CNHED is partnering with Wells Fargo and WHUR to create “Surprise and Delight” pop-ups at diverse small business locations across DC.

CNHED Updates Community Engagement Events Small Business
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October 17, 2022

Announcing: CNHED’s Community Voices Working Group

CNHED is excited to announce the launch of our newest advocacy and community engagement initiative: the Community Voices Working Group!

Advocacy CNHED Updates Community Engagement
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October 8, 2022

Leslie Steen Awarded Bob Pohlman Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations to CNHED Board Member and Senior Advisor at Wesley Housing, Leslie Steen, our recipient of the 2022 Bob Pohlman Lifetime Achievement in Community Development Award!

CNHED Updates
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September 28, 2022

Wells Fargo Provides $500,000 to CNHED to help Small Businesses Raise Capital

The grant will help more businesses qualify to seek local investors on the SMBX Marketplace.

CNHED Updates Small Business
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September 11, 2022

Statement on CNHED’s Equitable Communities Conference & Yom Kippur

As CNHED officially opens registration for its inaugural Equitable Communities conference, we’d like to express our deepest apologies to the Jewish Community for an inexcusable oversight in planning. We deeply regret that the conference was scheduled on Yom Kippur (October 5th) and acknowledge that this inhibits a portion of our allies, advocates, members, and partners from participating — most notably, those who have historically stood up for equity in enormous ways.

CNHED Updates
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August 2, 2022

Now Accepting Applications for ELEVATE Cohort III

CNHED is accepting applications for ELEVATE’s third cohort now through Monday, August 29, 2022 at 11:59 PM. 

ELEVATE Small Business
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