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The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency are hosting a free workshop for experienced CRA officers of institutions examined under the intermediate small bank and large bank tests. Topics: self-assessment concepts and tools, responsiveness to community credit needs, integrating performance context into institutional change, and a review of community development activities. Click to register by July 26.
Both the American Bankers Association and Independent Community Bankers of America offer various communications resources for bankers. Some require member login, while others are available to both members and nonmembers.
· ABA communications tools include a comprehensive communications guide.
· ICBA communications offerings include PR campaigns, media relations and banker resources.
CRA Partners is the new name of the Senior Housing Crime Prevention Foundation, which provides protection and enhanced quality of life for senior housing residents, available through a CRA compliance solution for banks. CRA Partners has 250 bank partners which have purchased collateral on behalf of the company’s programs that have made a cumulative positive community impact of $238 million on low- and moderate-income communities. For more information, contact Sue Shaffer at 877-232-0859.