Citi Community Development Wins Community Impact Award for Role in Kindergarten to College Program at Annual CRA & Fair Lending Colloquium
NEW YORK, Nov 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Today, Citi Community Development announced that it received the 2011 Community Impact Award from Wolters Kluwer Financial Services in recognition of Citi’s leadership, support and ongoing involvement in the development and implementation of the Kindergarten to College (K2C) program in San Francisco. K2C is the nation’s first universal college savings program and combines asset-building opportunities with financial education. The award was presented on November 8 at the 15th Annual Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) & Fair Lending Colloquium in Baltimore, Maryland.
The Community Impact Award is bestowed each year “to dedicated compliance professionals and their institutions,” to honor “outstanding and innovative efforts in furtherance of the goals of the Community Reinvestment Act.” The Award also is intended to encourage innovative community lending and to provide the financial industry with examples of superb programs that have made a large impact on underserved communities.