Podcast – The Business Breakdown

In this episode, we sat down with Toyia Moore, the executive director of NWIRA, a non-profit organization that offers financial counseling, assistance, and education for homebuyers and small businesses alike!

Empowering Hope: The Journey Toward Expanding the Child Tax Credit in 2024″

Child Tax Credit

Advocating for the Expansion of the Child Tax Credit Toyia Moore, the executive director of the Northwest Indiana Reinvestment Alliance in Hammond, is at the forefront of advocating for the expansion of the Child Tax Credit (CTC) in the face of political obstacles. Despite the bipartisan support garnered in the House for the Tax Relief […]

2024 Prosperity Indiana Summit 

2024 Prosperity Indiana Summit Panel

  NWIRA, as one of the esteemed panelists, contributed valuable insights at the recent summit addressing Indiana’s pressing affordable housing crisis. The event brought together 250 dedicated community economic development professionals, each committed to tackling this critical issue head-on. The summit served as a dynamic platform for collaboration and action, uniting affordable housing developers, nonprofit […]

2024 Just Economy Conference

At the 2024 Just Economy Conference in Washington, DC, over 1,200 community development leaders, practitioners, policymakers, industry professionals, and NCRC members convened from around the nation on April 3-4. The event fostered new connections and facilitated the exchange of insights on various crucial topics such as banking mergers, community land trusts, and the ethical use […]

The A&O Network Steering Committee

In the dynamic landscape of financial empowerment and community development, the Indiana Assets & Opportunity Network (A&O Network) stands as a beacon of progress. Comprising dedicated professionals and advocates, the A&O Network is guided by its esteemed Steering Committee, a group of individuals committed to shaping policies, advocating for financial empowerment, and steering the network […]

Empowering Northwest Indiana

Non-Profit Certified Counseling Agency

Reflecting on the insightful article from the Indiana A&O Network Newsletter, it’s evident that the Northwest Indiana Reinvestment Alliance (NWIRA) has been an instrumental force in fostering economic development and stability in the region for over three decades. Led by Toyia Moore, the Executive Director, NWIRA has consistently demonstrated its commitment to community stabilization, economic […]

NWIRA & DWIBI Celebrate Success

On December 14, 2023, Northwest Indiana Reinvestment Alliance (NWIRA) and the Diverse Women in Business Initiative (DWIBI) hosted a festive holiday party at the Center for Visual & Performing Arts in Munster, IN. The event brought together partners, clients, and staff to express gratitude for their collective achievements in 2023. The night was filled with […]

Upcoming Events

Financial Coaching & Capabilities
Individual Development Account
Tuesday, June 25, 2024
Small Business
2024 Small Business Summit
Wednesday, July 17, 2024
Homebuyer Workshop
East Chicago, IN
Saturday, July 20, 2024