|International Summit on Community & Rural Development
Duluth, Minnesota July 22-25, 2001
The Community Development Society, Minnesota Rural Partners, and the National Rural Development Partnership invite you to join community development practitioners, researchers, policy makers, and citizen leaders from around the world in a joint international conference. The theme of the conference is "The Times They Are A Changing: Working Partnerships for Viable Communities." This conference embraces common efforts to foster meaningful collaborations, extend community development networks, and integrate community-based research, policy, and practice toward the goal of building healthy and sustainable communities.
For further information, visit http://www.minnesotaruralpartners.org, or call Marc McLaughlin, Minnesota Rural Partners, (507) 829-5636.
Invest in the Future: Approaches to Financing Quality Child Care in New Jersey
Jamesburg, New Jersey October 2, 2001
The conference is sponsored by the New Jersey Community Loan Fund and the Federal Reserve Banks of New York and Philadelphia. It will highlight investing and lending models for quality child- care facilities in New Jersey. Target audience includes nonprofit organizations involved in child care and all financial institutions in New Jersey, especially banks with assets of less than $1 billion.
For further information, please contact Nora Campbell, Office of Regional and Community Affairs, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, tel. no. (212) 720-6369, firstname.lastname@example.org.
For other events that may be of interest to you, visit www.chicagofed.org/cedric/index.cfm.