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Mar 25, 2015, 10:07 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Names Impact Seven Community First® Fund Partner; Impact Seven Receives $7 Million, 10-Year Loan

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) today announced that Impact Seven, a nonprofit Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI)...

Mar 19, 2015, 10:46 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Names Community Investment Corporation (CIC) Community First® Fund Partner; CIC Receives $9 Million, 10-Year Loan

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) today announced that Community Investment Corporation (CIC), a community development financial...

Mar 17, 2015, 13:59 ET
Rock Island Economic Growth Corporation and the Jewish Council on Urban Affairs each receive $10,000 Community First(R) Award from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago. Pictured with the award recipients are Matt Feldman, President and CEO, Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago; Steve Rosenbaum, Chairman of the Board, Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago; and Suzi Thackston, Community Investment Officer, Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago.

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Community First® Award Winners in Illinois

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce the Illinois recipients of its 2015 Community First® Awards. The awards...

Feb 17, 2015, 11:00 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Names Forward Community Investments (FCI) Community First® Fund Partner; FCI Receives $2.5 Million, 10-Year Loan

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) today announced that Forward Community Investments (FCI), a community development financial...

Nov 20, 2014, 10:56 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Awards Nearly $22 Million Through Its Competitive Affordable Housing Program

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago recently awarded nearly $22 million through its competitive Affordable Housing Program (AHP) to help...

Oct 27, 2014, 11:22 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Names IFF Community First™ Fund Partner; IFF Receives $10 Million, 10-Year Loan

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) today announced that IFF, a community development financial institution and member of the Bank,...

Sep 08, 2014, 17:53 ET

Steve Thomas Joins the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is pleased to welcome Steve Thomas as Senior Managing Director, Mortgage Capital Markets. Mr. Thomas...

Jun 17, 2014, 09:45 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Launches New Community First™ Fund; Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corporation Receives $1.25 Million Loan as First Fund Partner

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) today launched the Community First™ Fund, a $50 million revolving loan fund that provides...

Jan 27, 2014, 17:07 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces New Community First™ Disaster Relief Program

 Today the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBC) is introducing the Community First™ Disaster Relief Program, which will initially...

Jan 23, 2014, 14:27 ET
Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Names Suzi Thackston Community Investment Officer.  (PRNewsFoto/Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago)

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Names Suzi Thackston Community Investment Officer

Suzi Thackston, Vice President, Community Investment Group of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank), was recently named Community...

Dec 04, 2013, 11:35 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Awards $28 Million through Its Competitive Affordable Housing Program

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago recently awarded more than $28 million through its competitive Affordable Housing Program (AHP) to help...

Nov 15, 2013, 09:59 ET
Walnut Way Conservation Corporation, Common Wealth Development, and Urban Economic Development Association of Wisconsin, Inc. each receive $10,000 Community First(TM) Award from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago. Pictured with the award recipients are Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago President & CEO Matt Feldman, and Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Community Investment Officer Sam Nicita.  (PRNewsFoto/Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago)

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Three Community First™ Award Winners from Wisconsin

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce three winners of its 2013 Community First™ Awards. The awards...

Sep 09, 2013, 11:30 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago to Issue Ginnie Mae Securities

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) and the Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae) today announced that the Bank plans...

Dec 04, 2012, 11:41 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Awards More than $19 Million through Its Affordable Housing Program

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago recently awarded more than $19 million through its competitive Affordable Housing Program (AHP) to help...

Nov 02, 2012, 10:41 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Community First Partnership Award Winners in Illinois

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce the final winners of its 2012 Community First Partnership Awards. Now in its...

Oct 16, 2012, 11:36 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Community First Partnership Award Winners

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2012 Community First Partnership Awards. The awards...

Mar 12, 2012, 09:00 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces $8,000 Downpayment Plus® Program Grants for Eligible Homebuyers

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago's Downpayment Plus (DPP®) programs open today. Financial institutions in Illinois and Wisconsin that are...

Jan 10, 2012, 09:29 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Board of Directors' Changes and Leadership

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce that Diane M. Aigotti and Edward P. Brady have been re-elected and Owen...

Dec 19, 2011, 10:07 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Awards More Than $21 Million Through Its Affordable Housing Program

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) recently awarded more than $21 million to help finance almost 4,000 housing units located...

Oct 03, 2011, 11:01 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Approval of Capital Stock Conversion Plan

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBC) has announced that it has received approval of its capital stock conversion plan from its regulator,...