Neighborhood Lending Partners, Inc. is a Tampa, Fla.-based nonprofit that provides loans and technical assistance for affordable housing and community revitalization projects statewide. Since its inception in 1993, it has leveraged private and public dollars for multifamily and single family housing, commercial developments, and mixed-used projects. NLP has financed over 137 housing properties comprised of over 12,000 residential units as well as commercial properties in its targeted low income markets for loans totaling over $450 million.
Community Reinvestment Fund, USA (CRF) is a national nonprofit organization based in Minneapolis, Minn. that has brought capital to community development lenders in low- to moderate-income communities since 1988. Since inception, CRF has channeled financing to create more than 19,000 units of affordable housing serving nearly 40,000 people.
CRF fills a gap in community development funding by bringing a larger amount of capital to the communities that need it most. This has a powerful impact, creating a huge ripple effect and improving more lives of disadvantaged people in distressed neighborhoods all across the country.