Still Time to Register for Federation Conference!

Jay Owen Community Development Solutions




 2013 Annual Conference

June 5-8, 2013 | Baltimore, Maryland

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

There is still time to register for the Federation’s Annual Conference! This year, we’re bringing together a diverse group of presenters who will focus on fresh and innovative concepts in the areas of research, technology, products and services, resource development, compliance and sustainability and much more!


Announcing Special Guest Appearance by Michael Oher of the Baltimore Ravens


The Federation is excited to announce that Michael Oher, offensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens and inspiration for the Academy Award-winning movie The Blind Side, will make a special guest appearance on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at the Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel.   This will be an opportunity to meet and network with Mr. Oher, many of our special guest speakers and friends old and new. 

Meet our presenters:  


Board Chairman



Donna J. Gambrell 


CDFI Fund, US Treasury 


Eileen Fitzgerald 


NeighborWorks America


Hubert Humphrey III 

Assistant Director



Stephanie Rawlings-Blake
City of Baltimore


Robert A. Annibale

Global Director

Citi Microfinance and Community Development


Jonathan Mintz 


NYC Dept. Consumer Affairs


Sarah Gerecke

Deputy Assistant Secretary
US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development 


Timothy Massad

Asst. Secretary of Financial Stability
US Dept. of Treasury


William J. Bynum
CEO, HOPE EnterpriseCorporation/HOPE Credit Union


Cliff Rosenthal
Asst. Dir.,Office of Financial Empowerment, CFPB

James Firman

President and CEO

National Council on Aging

Carla Decker



Helen Godfrey-Smith
Shreveport FCU

Daniel Smith
Asst. Dir., Office of Financial Institutions,CFPB

Registration is easy!   

Please visit our website to register online,  

or email Oulga Caesar at [email protected].


See you in Baltimore! 


Conference Schedule of Events

For complete descriptions of the workshop sessions please visit our website at


The conference will be held at:

Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel

300 South Charles Street

Baltimore, MD  21201

Reservations:  1-800-325-3535





About the Federation: The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (Federation) is a certified CDFI Intermediary representing more than 250 community development credit unions (CDCUs). The Federation’s member CDCUs provide credit, savings, transaction services and financial education to more than 2.2 million residents of low-income urban, rural and reservation-based communities across the United States, and hold over $15 billion in community-controlled assets. Founded in 1974, the Federation is headquartered in Lower Manhattan with offices in Colorado Springs, CO and Madison, WI. The Federation offers a wide range of advocacy, educational, training, investment, marketing, and outreach programs to support and assist CDCUs. For more information about the Federation and its programs, please visit:  

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