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01 Jun, 2017, 11:37 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Names Cinnaire Lending Community First® Fund Partner; Cinnaire to Receive $3 Million, 10-Year Loan

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBC) today announced that Cinnaire, a full-service community development financial institution (CDFI) and...


23 Mar, 2017, 11:03 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Final Community First® Award Winner in Green Bay, Wisconsin

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce the final recipient of its 2017 Community First Awards at its member meeting...


22 Mar, 2017, 11:21 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Community First® Award Winner in Madison, Wisconsin

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce a recipient of its 2017 Community First Awards today at its member meeting in...


20 Mar, 2017, 10:00 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Community First® Award Winner in Oak Brook, Illinois

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce a recipient of its 2017 Community First Awards today at its member meeting in...


15 Mar, 2017, 10:59 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Community First® Award Winner in O'Fallon, Illinois

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce the first recipient of its 2017 Community First Awards today at its member...


14 Mar, 2017, 15:29 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Introduces Community First® Capacity-Building Grant Program

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBC) has announced the introduction of Community First Capacity-Building Grants, a new program to support...


01 Dec, 2016, 13:03 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Awards More Than $23.5 Million Through Its Competitive Affordable Housing Program

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBC) today announced that more than $23.5 million was granted through its competitive Affordable Housing...


17 Nov, 2016, 16:15 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Expands Financial Assistance to Central Wisconsin Communities Affected by Flooding

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBC) today announced that it will expand the counties it is currently assisting with its $500,000...


29 Sep, 2016, 12:06 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago and Rep. Sean Duffy Announce $500,000 in Assistance for Wisconsin Communities Affected by Flooding

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago and U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy (WI-07) today announced that $500,000 in financial assistance will be available...


19 Jul, 2016, 12:09 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Names Accion Chicago Community First® Fund Partner; Accion to Receive $1.25 Million, 10-Year Loan

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago today announced that Accion Chicago, a nonprofit community development financial institution (CDFI)...


16 Mar, 2016, 11:51 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Community First® Award Winner in Green Bay, Wisconsin

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce a Wisconsin recipient of its 2016 Community First® Awards. The awards...


14 Mar, 2016, 13:10 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Community First® Award Winner in Bloomington, Illinois

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (Bank) is pleased to announce an Illinois recipient of its 2016 Community First® Awards. The awards...


27 Jan, 2016, 13:44 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Names Community Reinvestment Fund, USA (CRF) Community First® Fund Partner; CRF Receives $5 Million, 10-Year Loan

 The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago today announced that Community Reinvestment Fund, USA (CRF), a national, nonprofit community development...


01 Dec, 2015, 17:15 ET Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Awards A Record $29.4 Million Through Its Competitive Affordable Housing Program

 On the 25th anniversary of the Affordable Housing Program (AHP), the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is proud to announce the largest amount...


17 Mar, 2015, 13:59 ET 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...


20 Nov, 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...


08 Sep, 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...


27 Jan, 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...


23 Jan, 2014, 14:27 ET 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...


04 Dec, 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...


15 Nov, 2013, 09:59 ET 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...


09 Sep, 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...


04 Dec, 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...


02 Nov, 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...


12 Mar, 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...