What does the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) and the world's most active volcano have in common?

 
 
On May 3, 2018, Kilauea erupted dramatically, followed by a 5.0 magnitude quake on the Big Island of Hawaii. The eruption spewed lava into residential subdivisions prompting mandatory evacuations and wide-spread fear in the surrounding low- and moderate-income communities.  


Photo Credit:— Bruce Omori / Paradise Helicopters via EPA
 
Chances are, your bank has already had multiple conversations about local and national disasters, and as a member of the community development team, if you aren't at the table, you might miss the opportunity to not only make an impact, but to also earn CRA credit for your bank's efforts.
  
Financial Institutions are an integral part of the solution.
 
Photo Credit: — Jae C. Hong / AP
 
Some of your colleagues are making donations to nonprofit relief organizations on the ground, some are holding emergency meetings to create interim programs to waive fees, increase daily ATM cash limits and...
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