Tuesday, January 25, 2011

8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Registration and networking
9:00 a.m. Welcome and opening remarks
Lena Robinson, Regional Manager, Northern California
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
9:05 – 9:35 a.m. Results from Community Indicators Project
Hear what community stakeholders cite as the most pressing issues and trends facing low- and moderate-income communities in the 12th District
Matthew Soursourian, Research Associate
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
9:35 – 10:05 a.m. Update on Economic and Foreclosure Data (pdf, 6 kb)
Lena Robinson
10:05 – 10:15 a.m. BREAK
10:15 – 10:30 a.m. CRA Investment Opportunity
Community Development Finance is a nonprofit check cashing store serving unbanked consumers from their Fruitvale Village location. The executive director and founder, Dan Leibsohn, will highlight the success of CDF since opening in June 2009 and discuss their ideas for growth and expanded service offerings.
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Community Development Priorities for a New Decade
With so many pressing issues facing not only low- and moderate-income communities, but all sectors of society, which ones are the most important to focus on? This facilitated dialogue will provide an opportunity for the bankers to share your thoughts on this question and possibly gain new insights into solutions and strategies for addressing these issues.
Susan Howard, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
Lena RobinsonFederal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
12:00 p.m. ADJOURN