Kentucky Lags Behind the Nation In Job Growth, Wages, and Population!

THE KENTUCKY CDE CDFI PARTNERSHIP WANTS TO CHANGE THIS BY ESTABLISHING KENTUCKY AS THE MOST ECONOMICALLY DEVELOPED, DIVERSE, AND DESIRABLE STATE FOR AMERICANS TO LIVE AND WORK IN!

Renovations

Who

THE KENTUCKY CDE CDFI PARTNERSHIP

(ESTABLISHED UNDER NOIR BLACK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE INC., A 501C3 NONPROFIT CDE) IN COLLABORATION WITH COMMUNITY VENTURES CORPORATION INC.

JOHN SHAW-WOO
NOIR BLACK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE INC., CDE
DAN HEFFERNAN
COMMUNITY VENTURES CORPORATION. INC, CDFI 
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House Construction

What

AN INNOVATIVE COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIP AMONGST KENTUCKY CDE, CDFI, AND MAYORS TO GROW KENTUCKY’S ECONOMY THROUGH THE SUPPORT OF LARGE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS ACROSS THE STATE THAT WILL CREATE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL MOBILITY IN LOW-INCOME AREAS AND TO INCREASE KENTUCKY’S POPULATION.

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Under Construction

Why

KENTUCKY LAGS BEHIND THE NATION IN JOB GROWTH, WAGES, AND POPULATION DUE TO AN LARGE EXODUS OF CORPORATIONS AND TALENT. THE KENTUCKY CDE CDFI PARTNERSHIP WAS ESTABLISHED TO CREATE A COHESIVE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COLLABORATIVE ACROSS THE STATE TO BUILD KENTUCKY INTO THE NATION’S LEADING TWENTY FIRST ADVANCED SOCIETY.

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Construction Managers

How

THE KENTUCKY CDE CDFI PARTNERSHIP WILL BRING TOGETHER ALL CDE AND CDFI ORGANIZATIONS, AS WELL AS KENTUCKY MAYORS, TO BUILD A STRONG COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIP THAT WILL WORK TOGETHER TO DEVELOP A STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT PLAN ACROSS KENTUCKY TO IDENTIFY, REVIEW, ACCEPT AND SUPPORT LARGE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS THAT WILL GROW KENTUCKY’S ECONOMY.

 

ALSO, THE KENTUCKY CDE CDFI PARTNERSHIP WILL ESTABLISH A STATE-WIDE OPPORTUNITY ZONE TO BLANKET THE STATE, AND IT WILL ESTABLISH THE KENTUCKY MAYOR’S COUNCIL TO ASSIST THE KENTUCKY CDE CDFI PARTNERSHIP IDENTIFY AND DEVELOP PROJECTS IN EACH MAYOR’S CITY’S LOW-INCOME AREAS THAT WILL CREATE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL MOBILITY FOR THEIR CONSTITUENTS AND THE STATE. A YEARLY MEMBERSHIP FEE WILL BE CHARGED TO ALL CDE, CDFI, AND MAYORS TO SUPPORT THE HIRING OF AN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR TO OVERSEE BOTH THE KENTUCKY CDE CDFI PARTNERSHIP AND THE KENTUCKY MAYOR’S COUNCIL.

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Where

ACROSS KENTUCKY

When

IMMEDIATELY

Results

TO CREATE POSITIVE ECONOMIC AND POPULATION GROWTH FOR KENTUCKY CITIES AND THE STATE.