BELMAR, N.J., April 13, 2021 (Newswire.com) - Ellavoz Impact Capital announced today that Kim Kuhle has been appointed to their Senior Advisory Board. As a new board member, Kim expressed enthusiasm for the work, "I believe the Social Impact Mission of Ellavoz and the wide-ranging professional expertise of the board and staff will help the team create new opportunities in areas often overlooked with state-of-the-art financing. This group of leaders will be able to bring bank and institutional investors new funds that help them achieve multiple goals in this era of Community Reinvestment Act Modernization."
Ms. Kuhle, an expert in Institutional Economics with a master's degree and completion of coursework for PhDs in two disciplines Public Finance and Applied Economics, has over 30 years of Community Development Finance experience. She uses financial modeling and Microeconomics, blending various public and private programs to revitalize distressed geographies. Mrs. Kuhle helps diverse populations gain access to bank financing through community-based initiatives. These initiatives increase job-creating investments in housing stock and mixed-use facilities with a goal of revitalizing neighborhoods and business districts in distressed areas. They also help to create paths for entrepreneurs to apply for small business loans. Ms. Kuhle was awarded the International Women Iconic Leadership Award by the Women Economic Forum in India in July of 2020.
Robert Hutchins, President and CEO of Ellavoz Impact Capital added, "Ellavoz is honored to welcome Kim to our organization as Senior Advisor for Community Redevelopment Act compliance for our Ellavoz Shared Values Opportunity Funds which can provide both CRA credit as well as the valuable Opportunity Zone tax benefits for investment of capital gains into our Funds. We value our banking relationships and provide the highest level of transparency, competence and service. Kim is a National Leader in OZ Fund investments by banking institutions and is available to help these important investors as they continue to be the front line for economic and community development."
About Ellavoz Impact Capital
Ellavoz Impact Capital, in partnership with New Jersey Community Capital, is the management company for the 3 Ellavoz Shared Values Opportunity Funds, Ellavoz Neighborhood Homes Fund and the Ellavoz Impact Angel Network. The Angel Network represents high net worth individuals, family offices, and businesses that believe innovative investing in underserved communities will result in positive financial and social impact returns.
To learn more about the Ellavoz family of funds, visit us at www.ellavoz.com or contact the following members of our team below.
Source: Ellavoz Impact Capital