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 & Education function engages, empowers and educates the public in the Second District. Our outreach mission furthers the Bank’s commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and developing programs, analysis and sponsored conferences and clinics to help meet their needs. Our education mission aims to advance public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy.
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