2011 • 4 years • MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions
The proposed grant will be used to build a permanent endowment so that CRL can continue its work in addressing the need for safe, sustainable credit products. Earnings on this endowment will allow the organization to engage in a strategic planning process, so that it may address both the current opportunity for implementation of the reforms from the Dodd-Frank bill and its changing role as watchdog for the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
2008 • 2 years • What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance
In support of research, policy analysis, and public education to curb predatory lending and to advance a comprehensive home foreclosure prevention and mitigation initiative in the City of Chicago (over two years).
2002 • 1 year
To support the Responsible Lending Law and Policy Center.