• "Our goal is to align capital with justice"

    IFF CEO Joe Neri's new blog explores how CDFIs can go beyond raising capital and deploying loans

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    The story of one Home First resident

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  • Capital. Know-how. Networking.

    Leading a nonprofit is not for the faint of heart.

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  • "Garfield Park Rules!"

    The Hatchery prepares to open doors to food entrepreneurs in Chicago

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  • Learning Spaces: Three Stories of Growth

    Partnering to create safe and inspiring learning environments

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IFF's Learning Spaces: Three Stories of Growth

Safe and inspiring learning environments lay the foundation for positive early childhood experiences. That’s why IFF is working with high-quality early childhood providers to transform their spaces. IFF’s Learning Spaces program provides grants and technical assistance to upgrade early learning facilities in the Detroit area. The improvements are leading to increased capacity so that more Detroit families can access quality care. This video highlights stories from three providers who went through the program.

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