Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Community Development

Spotlight on the 12th District - Volume 20, Issue 1

Community Investments

In this issue of Community Investments, we highlight the San Francisco Fed’s role in community development efforts taking place in the 12th District, including programs to help bank the unbanked, prevent foreclosures, and provide mortgage credit in Indian Country.

The views expressed are not necessarily those of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco or of the Federal Reserve System. Material herein may be reprinted or abstracted provided Community Investments is credited. Please provide our Community Development Department with a copy of any publication in which material is reprinted.

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Table of Contents

CI Notebook
Introduction by John Olson

From Mattress Money to Checking Accounts: A Profile of Bank on San Francisco

Foreclosure Prevention in the 12th District: The Role of Community Development

Community Land Trusts: Preserving Long-term Housing Affordability

Employer Assisted Housing: Addressing the Housing Affordability Gap

The Center for Community Development Investments

Streamlining the Mortgage Approval Process in Indian Country

Joining Forces: Banker Collaboratives Seek Greater Community Development Impact