Appalachia Forums

Please join the Federal Reserve Banks of Atlanta, Cleveland, and Richmond for a series of forums highlighting community investment opportunities in central Appalachia. The forums will feature a variety of examples and models for investing and lending in Appalachian communities generally, and in Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia, in particular. Speakers at each event will vary, but may include an expert on tax credits, bankers, bank examiners,community development financial institutions, developers, other community development funders and practitioners, and representatives of government agencies. The forums will take place:

For registration info please select the location below:

October 13 in Lexington, KY
October 14 in Kingsport, TN
October 15 in Blacksburg, VA
October 16 in Charleston, WV 


Who should attend: Banking representatives interested in learning more about investing and lending opportunities

For more information, please contact Jeff Gatica at or 513.455.4281

With support from the Kentucky Bankers Association, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency