The CMFA Difference

Cost Effective, Responsive, Flexible and Community Focused

The CMFA is the only financing authority which has granted over $20M dollars directly to local governments and 501c3 nonprofit organizations during the past twelve years

Donations through the CFSC by Category (2004 – 2020)

Arts, Culture, and Humanities – $622,254
Education – $1,248,726
Environment and Animal Welfare – $260,417
Health – $1,341,483
Human Services: Including Child Welfare, Domestic Violence Services and Homeless Services – $9,024,162
Public/Social Benefit – $2,402,266
Miscellaneous – $533,466
Total – $15,432,775

  • Charitable Giving

    By supporting our member communities and their local charities, the CMFA is able to directly contribute to the health and welfare of the residents of California. Over $20 million of charitable donations have been given to worthy California non-profits thanks to the CMFA fee sharing.

    Charities we have supported

  • Financing Programs

    The CMFA’s programs are created to strengthen local communities by assisting with the financing of economic development, public benefit and charitable activities throughout the State of California.

    Learn about our programs

  • Past Projects

    The CMFA has helped finance hundreds of public benefit projects including affordable housing, cultural, economic development, education, healthcare and pollution control projects.

    See our projects

Independent Registered Municipal Advisor Exemption

By publicly posting the following written disclosure, the CMFA intends that market participants receive and use it for purposes of the independent registered municipal advisor exemption to the SEC Municipal Advisor Rule. The CMFA has retained an independent registered municipal advisor. The CMFA is represented by and will rely on its municipal advisor Sierra Management Group, LLC to provide advice on proposals from financial services firms concerning the issuance of municipal securities and municipal financial products. This certificate may be relied upon until December 31, 2022. Proposals may be addressed to the CMFA.

Latest News

  1. Nov 18, 2020 CMFA Issues $13,590,000 in Bonds for La Maestra Community Health Centers
  2. Nov 18, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $31,134,444 in Bonds for La Prensa Libre Apartments
  3. Nov 13, 2020 The CMFA Issues $10,511,247 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Countryside II Apartments
  4. Nov 12, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $36,860,000 in Bonds for University of the Pacific
  5. Nov 9, 2020 CMFA Issues $28,343,408 in Bonds for Mission Heritage Plaza Apartments
  6. Nov 5, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $16,700,000 in Bonds for Worthington La Luna Family Apartments
  7. Oct 30, 2020 The CMFA Issues $12,000,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Keys School
  8. Oct 30, 2020 The CMFA Issues $15,865,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Villa Raymond Apartments
  9. Oct 28, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $80,245,000 in Bonds for HumanGood
  10. Oct 28, 2020 CMFA Issues $40,365,251 in Bonds for Mountain View Apartments
  11. Oct 23, 2020 The CMFA Issues $23,817,500 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Wilton Court Apartments
  12. Oct 23, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $26,945,000 in Bonds for Pueblo Viejo Villas Apartments
  13. Oct 21, 2020 CMFA Issues $12,588,000 in Bonds for The Bosco Apartments
  14. Oct 20, 2020 The CMFA Issues $100,000,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Scripps College
  15. Oct 16, 2020 The CMFA Completes the Issuance of $7,489,642 in Bonds for Sequoia Commons II
  16. Oct 15, 2020 CMFA Issues $15,294,223 in Bonds for Mutual Housing at 5th Street
  17. Oct 14, 2020 The CMFA Completes the Issuance of $7,489,642 in Bonds for Marin Horizon School
  18. Oct 14, 2020 The CMFA Issues $9,145,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for West County Health Center
  19. Oct 6, 2020 CMFA Issues $205,500,000 in Bonds for FBI
  20. Oct 1, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $150,000,000 in Bonds for Waste Management
  21. Sep 30, 2020 The CMFA Issues $5,600,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Fairbanks Terrace II Apartments
  22. Sep 30, 2020 CMFA Issues $18,000,000 in Bonds for Boyd Street Apartments
  23. Sep 29, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $29,100,000 in Bonds for Coliseum Connections Transit Village Apartments
  24. Sep 18, 2020 The CMFA Issues $10,010,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for St. Andrew’s School
  25. Sep 18, 2020 CMFA Issues $12,505,995 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Windsor Pointe Apartments
  26. Sep 17, 2020 The CMFA Issues $18,270,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Maranatha High School
  27. Sep 16, 2020 CMFA Issues $32,000,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Pitzer College
  28. Sep 15, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $55,000,000 in Bonds for OneLegacy
  29. Sep 11, 2020 The CMFA Issues $18,100,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Plaza De Cabrillo Apartments
  30. Sep 3, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $20,276,749 in Bonds for River City Senior Apartments
  31. Sep 2, 2020 CMFA Issues $25,000,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for The Harker School
  32. Sep 1, 2020 The CMFA Issues $13,880,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for The Bosco Apartments
  33. Sep 1, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $30,000,000 in Bonds for the Center for Early Education
  34. Sep 1, 2020 CMFA Issues $6,300,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for El Dorado Family Apartments
  35. Aug 27, 2020 The CMFA Issues $65,000,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Point Loma Nazarene University
  36. Aug 27, 2020 CMFA Issues $6,600,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Highlands Community Charter & Technical Schools
  37. Aug 27, 2020 The CMFA Issues $4,300,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Cinnamon Villas II Apartments
  38. Aug 21, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $17,264,663 in Bonds for Sugar Pine Village Apartments
  39. Aug 14, 2020 CMFA Issues $38,680,982 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Frank G Mar Apartments
  40. Aug 14, 2020 The CMFA Issues $37,907,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Castle Argyle Apartments
  41. Aug 13, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $13,265,000 in Bonds for Jordan Court Apartments
  42. Aug 11, 2020 The CMFA Issues $40,322,758 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Rosefield Village Apartments
  43. Aug 10, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $35,000,000 in Bonds for the Zoological Society of San Diego
  44. Aug 10, 2020 CMFA Issues $45,523,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Firehouse Square Apartments
  45. Jul 31, 2020 The CMFA Issues $42,610,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Brethren Hillcrest Homes
  46. Jul 30, 2020 CMFA Issues $67,981,405 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Foon Lok West Apartments
  47. Jul 28, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $16,136,461 in Bonds for Downtown Madera Veterans & Family Housing
  48. Jul 28, 2020 CMFA Issues $22,000,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Ocotillo Springs Apartments
  49. Jul 24, 2020 The CMFA Issues $21,166,830 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Cathedral Palms Senior Apartments
  50. Jul 16, 2020 The CMFA Issues $3,000,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Sequoyah Educational Center
  51. Jul 15, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $24,640,000 in Bonds for the Windward School
  52. Jul 2, 2020 CMFA Issues $38,420,923 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Berkeley Way Apartments
  53. Jul 2, 2020 The CMFA Issues $18,037,401 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for BFHP Hope Center Apartments
  54. Jun 30, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $6,500,000 in Bonds for River Springs Charter Schools
  55. Jun 30, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $47,622,526 in Bonds for Village Pointe Apartments
  56. Jun 30, 2020 The CMFA Issues $66,230,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Claremont Graduate University
  57. Jun 30, 2020 CMFA Issues $85,000,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Century Housing
  58. Jun 29, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $32,881,013 in Bonds for Alameda Point Family Apartments
  59. Jun 25, 2020 The CMFA Issues $3,500,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Empire Springs Charter Schools
  60. Jun 25, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $28,000,000 in Bonds for 950 El Camino Real
  61. Jun 19, 2020 CMFA Issues $8,125,728 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Walnut Studios Apartments
  62. Jun 11, 2020 The CMFA Commercial PACE Program Issues $4,329,500 in Property Assessed Clean Energy Bonds
  63. Jun 4, 2020 CMFA Issues $6,000,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Sycamore Ridge Family Apartments
  64. Jun 2, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $45,000,000 in Bonds for Harbor Day School
  65. May 28, 2020 The CMFA Issues $6,300,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Ukiah Senior Apartments
  66. May 28, 2020 CMFA Issues $13,115,700 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Woodbridge Apartments
  67. Apr 29, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $9,000,000 in Bonds for Kensington Homes Apartments
  68. Apr 27, 2020 The CMFA Issues $18,425,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Inland Christian Home
  69. Apr 24, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $17,000,000 in Bonds for Vintage at Sycamore Apartments
  70. Apr 23, 2020 CMFA Issues $20,891,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Manzanita Family Apartments
  71. Apr 15, 2020 The CMFA Issues $22,500,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Lycee Francais de San Francisco
  72. Apr 13, 2020 The CMFA Commercial PACE Program Issues $962,000 in Property Assessed Clean Energy Bonds
  73. Apr 7, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $20,000,000 in Bonds for The Buckley School
  74. Apr 7, 2020 CMFA Issues $12,200,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Altrudy Lane Senior Apartments
  75. Apr 6, 2020 The CMFA Issues $12,730,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Bloom at Magnolia Apartments
  76. Mar 31, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $105,000,000 in Bonds for Virginia Street Studios Apartments
  77. Mar 31, 2020 CMFA Issues $10,638,488 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Old Elm Village
  78. Mar 25, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $54,335,231 in Bonds for Quail Run Apartments
  79. Mar 23, 2020 The CMFA Issues $20,035,971 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Amaya Village Apartments
  80. Mar 19, 2020 CMFA Issues $61,675,000 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Clinicas del Camino Real
  81. Mar 18, 2020 The CMFA Issues $53,495,000 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Harvey Mudd College
  82. Mar 13, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $12,756,04 in Bonds for Mission Village II Apartments
  83. Feb 27, 2020 The CMFA Bond Opportunities for Local Development (BOLD) Program issues $7,685,000 in Special Tax Revenue Bonds
  84. Feb 24, 2020 CMFA Issues $21,290,120 in Tax-Exempt Financing for Windsor Gardens
  85. Feb 13, 2020 The CMFA Issues additional $2,000,000 of Tax-Exempt Financing for Cottage Village Senior Apartments
  86. Feb 13, 2020 CMFA Completes the Issuance of $8,345,000 in Bonds for Royal York Estates Mobile Home Park
  87. Feb 7, 2020 The CMFA PACE Program Issues $1,195,650 in Property Assessed Clean Energy Bonds
  88. Jan 10, 2020 The CMFA Issues $33,172,838 in Low Cost, Tax-Exempt Financing for Coliseum Place Apartments
  89. Jan 30, 2019 The CMFA Ranked 14th Municipal Issuer in the Country in The Bond Buyer’s, “Top 25 muni issuers of 2018”

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