The 2018-2019 Financial Institution Partnership Opportunity (FIPO) is a bank-led initiative which brings together financial institutions from across the region to combine funds, align priorities, and maximize impact through concentrating support around a community initiative.
$50,000 - $150,000 in funding is available. Depending on the proposal, there may be an opportunity to fund a larger project.
The banks are looking for existing, high impact (i.e. number of people being served and partnerships) project(s) programs(s) in the Promise Zone. The projects/programs must produce tangible, effective results that support low and moderate income (LMI) communities within the Sacramento Promise Zone. These project(s)/program(s) have to align with 1 or more of the following focus areas along with the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) requirements:
Increase Economic Activity
Increase Educational Opportunities
To download the RFP click HERE
To learn more about the Community Reinvestment Act click HERE
To apply, please submit your completed application to email@example.com. Applications are due by October 5, 2018 at 4:00 pm.