Appalachian Community Capital Announces the Creation of a Regional Data Analytics Hub at the 2022 Clinton Global Initiative
Christiansburg, VA. (September 19, 2022) – Appalachian Community Capital (ACC) is pleased to announce its participation in the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) 2022 Meeting, a platform for CGI members to convene, connect, and coordinate actions that address global challenges. During today’s meeting, ACC committed to launch a regional inclusive Data Analytics Hub, a key component of the organization’s new strategic focus on Technological Transformation and Knowledge Sharing. The hub will provide insights into underserved small businesses across the region, which will help ACC and its members better understand the dynamics affecting these businesses and tailor their outreach, products, and services to be more effective and aligned to the businesses’ needs and circumstances. ACC members are community development financial institutions (CDFIs) and other mission-focused lenders located in and serving small businesses in Appalachian by providing capital, business advisory services, and other types of support.