News & Updates


November 23, 2021

Surprise & Delight: Pay-it-Forward Popups

This holiday season, CNHED is partnering with Wells Fargo and WHUR to create “Surprise and Delight” pop-ups at diverse small business locations across DC.

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October 11, 2021

Meet CNHED’s Newest Sponsor & Partner, Capital Impact

We’d like to recognize one of our newest partners and top sponsor for Community Development Week 2021, Capital Impact.

CNHED Updates Housing Impact/Case Study
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October 11, 2021

Olive Idehen of Callive, Inc wins CNHED Bob Pohlman Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations to Olive Idehen, Vice Chair of the CNHED Board and Founder of Callive, Inc. on her recognition as CNHED’s 2021 Bob Pohlman Lifetime Achiever!

CNHED Updates
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October 5, 2021

NEW RESOURCE: Guide to Small Business Financing

CNHED created the Guide to Small Business Financing to help small business owners in Washington, DC navigate the various local lenders (i.e., financial institutions including banks, CDFIs, MFIs) and loan products to find the best financing option for their business.

Capacity Building/Training Resources Small Business
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June 10, 2021

June 18th: CNHED’s Advocacy Day-of-Action

Join us on Friday, June 18, as CNHED, our members and advocates urge the DC Council to make affordable housing and community economic development programs a priority in the FY2022 Budget, and fully-fund critical programs for the under-resourced communities in the District who were disproportionality impacted by COVID-19.

Advocacy Events Housing Small Business Workforce Development
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June 3, 2021

Farewell to our 2020 VISTA Cohort

As CNHED wraps up our 3rd program year with AmeriCorps VISTA,  we say farewell to our current cohort of VISTA volunteers who have dedicated their time and energy to serve at our member organizations, empowering communities in the District. We thank you for your service and wish you all success in your next endeavor!

VISTA Strong Communities Program
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