The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The Outreach and Education function engages, empowers and educates the Second District communities that the Bank serves, especially civic leaders, students, educators, small business owners, policymakers and the general public. It furthers the Bank's commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and leveraging our unique attributes to positively impact school and university programs, as well as analysis and research.
Housing Conference: Bringing Communities Together to Build Stronger Neighborhoods
June 19, 2003
To support the efforts of housing agencies, advocates and others working to address housing needs of communities throughout New York State.
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York and conference co-sponsors Fannie Mae, Local Initiatives Support Corporation, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, are proud to support the efforts of housing agencies, advocates and others working to address housing needs of communities throughout New York State. The goal of this conference is to expose attendees to the latest information and analyses that support a holistic understanding of the interrelated elements of housing and community development. Attendees will also have the opportunity to collectively strategize on ways to strengthen communities. Panels of experts will examine a variety of concerns while presenting research pertaining to the strengths and weaknesses of different approaches to community development. The social and economic costs and benefits of homeownership will also be discussed. Issues of concern included in this area will focus on stable homeownership and how community development is advanced in cities across the country. More Information For more information, please contact Gerri Kozlowski, Buffalo Branch Office at (716) 849-5014