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Borrower Highlight: Badd Newz BBQ

Chris Kelley started Badd Newz BBQ in 2012 as a part-time venture while still employed full-time. Through his work with the loan fund, Badd Newz BBQ has grown into a successful business that continues to grow.

NCRC 2015 Annual Conference

Creating a Just Economy

Interested in creating a more just economic framework to improve the lives of American families by strengthening access to credit and capital?  Then you won’t want to miss the National Community Reinvestment Coalition’s Annual Conference in D.C. in late March.

City of Huntsville’s Community Development Department

City of Huntsville’s Community Development Department Needs Assessment Survey ​Huntsville, Alabama 02/17/2015 The City of Huntsville’s Community Development Department is seeking citizen input in the development of their Consolidated Plan. Please take a few moments to complete the following needs assessment survey to help inform their report Needs Assessment Survey

Housing Works graduates recognized by Neighborhood Concepts

$15,000 grant from Wells Fargo makes job-readiness program possible

Neighborhood Concepts, Inc. and Wells Fargo recently recognized eight graduates of the Housing Works program. The program, which is targeted to the unemployed and under-employed, provides skills and training necessary to compete in today’s job market with the goal of creating greater self-sufficiency.

Revolving Loan Fund works to eliminate poverty and hunger one microloan at a time

Article by Mike Kelley with
Huntsville, Alabama – October 10, 2014

You’re a small entrepreneur with a dream. A small loan would help get you get there, but your bank is not interested in your vision. Who do you call? The Neighborhood Concepts new Revolving Loan Fund may be your answer. Tailor-made for small start-ups or small businesses needing a microloan to expand, the new program makes “microloans,” from as little as $2,500 to as much as $100,000.

Opportunity Fair related to construction of Clarkston Square Apartments

Opportunity Fair related to construction of Clarkston Square Apartments

Neighborhood Concepts is co-hosting an Opportunity Fair for prospective contractors and low and very low income residents of Huntsville on Wednesday, October 1st to make each aware of contracting and employment opportunities related to the construction of Clarkston Square Apartments.