NCN Eastern Regional Event 2024

The Native CDFI Network, in partnership with NeighborWorks America and Four Directions Development Corporation, is hosting an Eastern Regional Event in Bangor and Carrabassett Valley, Maine!

Join us from September 9-11 to explore how CDFIs + Clean Energy Finance = Native Household Savings! This event connects Native CDFIs, housing experts, community leaders, and regional partners to discuss strategies to build sustainable Native economies.

This event provides a unique platform for participants to engage in meaningful discussions, share experiences, and forge collaborations towards advancing clean energy initiatives and economic equity. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with industry partners, explore funding options, and leverage regional resources to drive impactful change in your communities.

Lodging and Travel

This three day event will begin on Monday, September 9 with a welcome luncheon and community tour of Penobscot Nation in Bangor. Four Directions Development Corporation will share the history of Four Directions and area tribes that will set the context for ‘where we’ve been’ and their vision for the future.

  • Location 1 (Monday): Sockalexis Arena, Penobscot Nation – 12 Wabanaki Way, Indian Island, ME, 04468

Conference meetings will be held on September 10-11 at Sugarloaf Mountain Hotel. Tuesday’s NeighborWorks America presentations and workshops will focus on best practices for workforce development, youth development, and housing needs. On Wednesday, NCN will connect housing, workforce development, and household savings with an emerging Clean Energy Finance market that centers Native CDFIs as the cornerstone.

  • Location 2 (Tuesday & Wednesday): Sugarloaf Mountain Hotel – 5092 Sugarloaf Access Rd., Carrabassett Valley, ME, 04947


Registration Type Price Number of Tickets
General Admissionshow details + $125.00 USD  
NeighborWorks America Partnershow details + $0.00 USD  
Speaker Registrationshow details + $0.00 USD  
Sponsor Registrationshow details + $0.00 USD  

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September 9, 2024 - September 11, 2024
All Day


Sugarloaf Mountain Hotel
5092 Sugarloaf Access Rd., Carrabassett Valley, ME, 04947