Facebook commits $150 Million to Bay's Future Fund. LISC will help put these dollars to work promoting affordable housing development in the San Francisco Bay Area.
The commitment from Facebook is a multi-sector collaboration of LISC, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, The San Francisco Foundation and other philanthropic, corporate and community partners, all dedicated to creating solutions the Bay Area's affordable housing crisis.
Bay's Future Fund, one of the nation's largest affordable housing funds which LISC manages. The Partnership supports everything from renter protection policies to preservation and production of affordable housing to keep families in their homes and neighborhoods, reverse displacement trends, and create a more vibrant Bay Area. Read the Entire Article
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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) released the Nigerian Sustainable Banking Principles, an agreement signed by 34 banks, including the original eight of the nation’s leading banks, that covered nine key areas: environmental and social risk management, environmental and social footprint, human rights, women’s economic empowerment, financial inclusion, environmental and social governance, capacity building, collaborative partnerships and reporting.