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Forward Community Investments (FCI), a leading investor, connector, and advisor helping to build a more equitable and inclusive Wisconsin, today announced it has appointed Ryan Zerwer as its new President & CEO. His expertise in real estate, entrepreneurship, finance, and operations will bolster FCI’s work to invest in Wisconsin communities. 

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Forward Community Investments Makes Nonprofit’s Vision A Reality! FCI & The Hmong American Women’s Association (HAWA) collaborate to invest in safety and leadership for Southeast Asian Women, Girls, Queer, and Trans people in Milwaukee.

The White House, Treasury Department, and CDFI Fund Announced the Awardees for the CDFI Rapid Response Program and FCI is a WINNER!!

FCI Names Awardees for Nonprofit Capacity Building Grants!

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Forward Community Investments (FCI) is excited to announce an award of $40 million in New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) from the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) under the CY 2020 round of allocation. 

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Nonprofit Advocacy 101

with Melissa Scholz of 
Scholz Nonprofit Law

FCI receives $100,000 grant from the Greater Milwaukee Foundation for COVID-19 Nonprofit Emergency Capacity Building Grant Fund 

FCI & the Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers Collaborate To Provide Much Needed Mental Health Support in Milwaukee 

Paycheck Protection Program Updates

FCI Names Awardees for COVID-19 Nonprofit Capacity Building Grants For Milwaukee County

The Milwaukee Youth Arts Center and FCI Partner to expand youth access to the arts through our New Markets Tax Credits Program

2020 Nan Cheney March for Justice Awards Ceremony - A Virtual Event Thursday, October 1 - 5p-7p

Silent is assent. Inaction is complicity.

FCI Names Awardees for COVID-19 Nonprofit Capacity Building Grants

Forward Community Investments is pleased to announce the fourth annual Nan Cheney March for Justice Award to Jacquelyn Hunt!

Paycheck Protection Program - The Struggle is Real

FCI Prospectus - Hot off the Presses

COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits and Small Business

Us 2 Behavioral Health Care is the Game Changer Grant for June

Congratulations to
i.c.stars |* Milwaukee for receiving our Game Change Grant for May

B.A.B.E.S., Inc. Child Abuse Prevention Program is FCI's Game Changer Awardee for April

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