Prior to joining King Park, Evan served as the Community Development Block Grant Manager (CDBG) for the City of Indianapolis’ Department of Metropolitan Development. In the five years that Evan invested with the city with CDBG, he managed multi-million dollar projects dealing with acquisition, rehabilitation, remediation of blight, historic preservation and job creation. Now, he uses his grant, financial and project management talents to help finance future projects in the Indianapolis area through the Build Fund.
Episode 37: How the King Park Development Corporation and the Build Fund are Transforming Central Indiana
September 19th, 2018 | 35 mins 3 secs
build fund, business, cdc, cdfi, community development, community development corporation, community development financial institutions, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, king park, non-profit
On this episode, we interview Evan Tester and Steven Meyer of King Park and discuss how Community Development Financial Institutions are helping to play a key role in developing underserved parts of our community.