News & Updates


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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July 14, 2022

VISTA Spotlight: Desmond Stuart

As an AmeriCorps VISTA, Desmond Stuart works with the Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development (CNHED), a nonprofit organization that advances equitable community economic development solutions in the District of Columbia.

VISTA Strong Communities Program
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July 11, 2022

NEW RESOURCE: Workforce Training and Services Directory

The DC Workforce Training and Services Directory is a comprehensive resource on 38 organizations’ current workforce development training programs and services. Structured by industry, the directory includes sections dedicated to Business & Information Technology (IT), Construction, Healthcare, Hospitality, Law & Security, and Other. Directory users may search for programs, training, and services by industry or browse the comprehensive list of all featured organizations.

Capacity Building/Training Resources Small Business
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July 11, 2022

VISTA Spotlight: Victoria Perez

As an AmeriCorps VISTA, Victoria Perez works with MiCasa, Inc., a nonprofit affordable housing developer committed to providing quality affordable housing to low and moderate households in the Washington DC area.

VISTA Strong Communities Program
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