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Philanthropic Capital for Communities

This report explores the grantmaking activity of an extensive sample of community foundations and local United Way affiliates, with a particular focus on the support they provide to organizations involved in community and economic development.

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2022 Small Business Credit Survey: Report on Employer Firms

Revenue and employment improved for small businesses since 2020, but performance largely lags prepandemic levels. Financing approval rates continued to trend lower than in years prior to the pandemic.

COVID-19 and Household Financial Well-Being

This series of regional profiles examines how measures of financial inclusion, credit use, and distress have changed since the onset of the pandemic, both overall and by neighborhood characteristics.

2021 Small Business Credit Survey: Report on Nonemployer Firms

America’s smallest small businesses are nonemployer firms, and they make up 81 percent of small businesses in the U.S. This report provides data from the latest Small Business Credit Survey, highlighting this group's experiences before and during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Community Profiles

The Community Development and Regional Outreach Department has compiled information on each region within the Third Federal Reserve District and has developed a suite of materials that the department calls community profiles.

Updated: 10 Mar ’20

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Consumer Credit Explorer

The Consumer Credit Explorer (CCE) is an interactive tool for examining trends in consumer credit use at the regional, state, and national levels.

Updated: 13 Sep ’21