[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 71 (Monday, April 13, 2020)]
[Pages 20570-20571]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-07686]



Community Development Financial Institutions Fund

Change To Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) Inviting 
Applications for Financial Assistance (FA) Awards or Technical 
Assistance (TA) Awards Under the Native American CDFI Assistance (NACA 
Program) Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Funding Round

ACTION: Change of Application deadline, and change of deadlines to 
contact NACA Program staff and AMIS-IT Help Desk staff.


    Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 21.012.
    Executive Summary: On February 21, 2020, the Community Development 
Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) published a Notice of Funds 
Availability (NOFA) for Financial Assistance (FA) awards or Technical 
Assistance (TA) awards under the Native American CDFI Assistance (NACA 
Program) Fiscal Year 2020

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Funding Round in the Federal Register (85 FR 10240, February 21, 2020) 
announcing the availability of approximately $15.5 million in Financial 
Assistance (FA) and Technical Assistance (TA) awards, under the 
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020 (Pub. L. 116-93). The CDFI Fund 
is issuing this notice to amend three NOFA deadlines. The deadline to 
submit a NACA Program Application for Financial Assistance (FA) award 
or Technical Assistance (TA) award is amended from 11:59 p.m. ET on 
April 21, 2020, to 11:59 p.m. ET on April 30, 2020. The deadline to 
contact NACA Program staff is amended from 5:00 p.m. ET on April 17, 
2020, to 5:00 p.m. ET on April 28, 2020. The deadline to contact AMIS-
IT Help Desk staff is amended from 5:00 p.m. ET on April 21, 2020, to 
5:00 p.m. ET on April 30, 2020. All other deadlines set forth in the 
Notice of Funds Availability shall remain in accordance with the NOFA 
published on February 21, 2020.
    Capitalized terms used in this NOFA are defined in the Riegle 
Community Development and Regulatory Improvement Act (Pub. L. 103-325, 
12 U.S.C. 4701 et seq.), the Regulations (12 CFR parts 1805 and 1815), 
this NOFA, the Application, Application Materials, or the Uniform 
Requirements (2 CFR part 1000).
    All other information and requirements set forth in the NOFA 
published on February 21, 2020, shall remain effective, as published.

I. Agency Contacts

    A. General information on questions and CDFI Fund support. The CDFI 
Fund will respond to questions concerning this NOFA and the Application 
between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time, starting on 
the date that the NOFA is published through the dates listed in this 
NOFA. The CDFI Fund strongly recommends Applicants submit questions to 
the CDFI Fund via an AMIS service request to the NACA Program, Office 
of Certification, Compliance Monitoring and Evaluation, or IT Help 
Desk. The CDFI Fund will post on its website responses to reoccurring 
questions received about the NOFA and Application. Other information 
regarding the CDFI Fund and its programs may be obtained from the CDFI 
Fund's website at http://www.cdfifund.gov.
    B. The CDFI Fund's contact information is as follows:

                                          Table A--Contact Information
                                                                 Telephone number (not
           Type of question                Preferred method            toll free)            Email addresses
NACA Program.........................  Service Request via      202-653-0421, option 1.  [email protected]
                                        AMIS.                                             .
CCME.................................  Service Request via      202-653-0423...........  [email protected].
AMIS--IT Help Desk...................  Service Request via      202-653-0422...........  [email protected].

    C. Communication with the CDFI Fund. The CDFI Fund will use the 
contact information in AMIS to communicate with Applicants and 
Recipients. It is imperative therefore, that Applicants, Recipients, 
Subsidiaries, Affiliates, and signatories maintain accurate contact 
information in their accounts. This includes information such as 
contact names (especially for the Authorized Representative), email 
addresses, fax and phone numbers, and office locations. For more 
information about AMIS, please see the AMIS Landing Page at https://amis.cdfifund.gov.

    Authority:  12 U.S.C. 4701, et seq.; 12 CFR parts 1805 and 1815; 
2 CFR part 200.

Jodie L. Harris,
Director, Community Development Financial Institutions Fund.
[FR Doc. 2020-07686 Filed 4-10-20; 8:45 am]