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Responsible Finance Podcast: Katy Ford talks CITR

24th June 2019 By Foundation East in News


"We can evidence that the work we do has a really, really good impact on people's lives" Katy Ford, Foundation East CEO

How Foundation East is using Community Investment Tax Relief to support more small businesses

Episode 17 of the Responsible Finance podcast is out now and features our own Chief Executive, Katy Ford.

In the podcast, Katy gives examples of the businesses which are now thriving thanks to a loan and support from Foundation East; describes how CITR works (and how Foundation East has attracted investment); and gives her views on how responsible finance providers should innovate and collaborate.

You can find out more about episode 17 of the podcast on the Responsible Finance website, listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, or download/click to listen below:


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    Foundation East is the only Responsible Finance provider offering loans and business support to businesses across the East of England. We create £15 of social value for every £1 we loan. To continue helping local entrepreneurs, we're becoming increasingly reliant on funds raised through members buying our CITR shares. Buying CITR shares brings many social, economic and financial benefits.

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