SSBCI TA Program Application | 2023 Annual Member Meeting

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California SSBCI TA Program – Apply with Us!

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CalOSBA released an RFP for the SSBCI Technical Assistance for Capital Readiness Program 2023, due on December 22, 2023. CAMEO is applying for the Capital Readiness Network Manager role that will unify messaging, outreach and engagement, data collection, and program management across the selected network. 

If you’d like to participate in our application as a partner, please fill out this interest form.

Please note: this program is exclusive to California organizations. Out-of-state members can also take advantage of federal SSBCI funding. Learn more at the US Treasury website.

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Next Week: 2023 Annual Member Meeting

2023 has been a pivotal year for CAMEO – great things are happening and we are thrilled to share them with you, our members!

Join our Annual Member Meeting NEXT TUESDAY, December 12, 2023 at 12:00pm. During the meeting, we’ll:

  • Give you the rundown on current and upcoming programs
  • Introduce you to new CAMEO staff
  • Share updates and info to help you make the most of your CAMEO membership

Introducing New CAMEO Staff

Please join us in welcoming our new Sr. Program Manager, CDFI Shared Services Center, Adriana Williams, and our new Program Assistant, Dara Dado!

  • Adriana has spent nearly a decade of her career in the CDFI and FinTech worlds, helping deploy millions in loan and grant funds to entrepreneurs.
  • Dara has a freshly minted degree in Economics and Business Administration and comes to us with experience in fast-growth companies, startups, and nonprofits.
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CDFI Essentials: 2024 Cohort

CDFI Essentials is CAMEO’s signature year-long cohort training for emerging microlending and small business lending CDFIs.

This intensive cohort program is a monthly facilitated peer learning program consisting of 11 live monthly sessions of up to 1 hour and 15 minutes in duration each.

Registration is now open for the 2024 Cohort of CDFI Essentials, which will begin February 15, 2024. To learn more, check out the program FAQs.

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