Community Development

To support the growth of an inclusive economy, we work with low- and moderate-income communities to increase access to credit, quality jobs, education, and housing. We also help financial institutions understand their responsibilities under the Community Reinvestment Act.

Small Business Credit Survey: COVID-19 and Disparate Firm Conditions in New Jersey

A new mixed methods study provides a review of small business conditions during the recent economic crisis in New Jersey, using data from the Small Business Credit Survey and qualitative interviews from a series of listening sessions.

Supporting Philadelphia's Black Homeowners in the Aftermath of the COVID-19 Crisis

The findings presented in this brief point to the importance of improving labor market outcomes and economic mobility and better targeting housing policies to ensure Black homeowners can reap the full benefits of their investment in residential real estate.

Occupational Mobility Explorer

The Occupational Mobility Explorer allows users to examine how workers’ skills could transfer to similar — but higher-paying — occupations. Findings are available for the 33 largest U.S. metropolitan areas.


Reinventing Our Communities (ROC) Cohort Program

The ROC Cohort Program is an in-depth racial equity training program for cross-sector community groups across the U.S. to apply local solutions to increase opportunity and strengthen local economies.





Main Street in the Garden State: Ensuring an Equitable Small Business Recovery

10:00 AM – 12:00 noon


Reworked Series: A Conversation on an Inclusive Recovery for Workers

The Reworked series aims to change narratives, challenge conversations, and elevate ways that we can change work together to advance an equitable workforce recovery.