Program on Economic Inclusion
Explore the programs, people, and events that inform the work we do to support economic opportunity for all.
April 13, 2021Racism and the Economy: Focus on the Economics Profession
June 23–25, 2021Policy Summit 2021: Pathways to Economic Resilience in Our Communities
Our biennial regional conference will focus on economic resilience and equity and how they unfold in communities of different sizes and compositions. The event will highlight the policies and practices that support or hinder people in our most vulnerable communities from being able to prepare for, adapt to, and respond to shocks and stresses. The effects of COVID-19 and racial injustice will be front and center across a range of topic areas, including but not limited to small business, workforce, and housing.
Ongoing efforts to engageCommunity Advisory Council
Made up diverse experts and community leaders, our CAC helps inform us about current and emerging economic and social issues and trends impacting underserved and lower-income individuals and communities in the region we serve.FedTalk
The FedTalk series brings together our own and industry experts, local businesses, community organizations, policymakers, and engaged citizens to discuss current research on and explore possible solutions to a variety of issues affecting the communities and people we serve.Investment Connection
Through an online proposal portal and networking events, Investment Connection brings community organizations together with bankers and other funders to address the current and future needs of low- and moderate-income, distressed, and underserved communities.
In case you missed it
April 8, 2021Connecting Communities: A Year of Crisis, and Now What? Where Our Main Streets Go from Here
April 6, 2021Pathways for Undesigning: Solutions, Process, and Ways Forward for Repairing this History
April 1, 2021An Ecology of Crises: The Situation Today in Covid, Climate, Health, Policing, and Housing
March 23, 2021Responses to Housing Discrimination: The Community Reinvestment Act and Fair Housing History
March 1, 2021Racism and the Economy: Focus on Housing
February 25, 2021Current Perspectives on Racial Economic Opportunity
February 17, 2021FedTalk: Connecting the Dots... Redlining and the CRA in the Community
February 1-4, 2021Uneven Outcomes in the Labor Market: Understanding Trends and Identifying Solutions
January 12, 2021Racism and the Economy: Focus on Education
December 17, 2020FedTalk: Community Reinvestment Act... In The Community
October 21, 2020FedTalk: How has COVID-19 Impacted Minority-Owned Firms?
September 28, 2020Economic Equality Webinar: Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester & African American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania CEO Doris Carson Williams
December 10, 2019FedTalk: What is Behind the Persistence of the Racial Wealth Gap?
June 19-21, 2019Policy Summit 2019: Connecting People & Places to Opportunity