The NMTC is a pivotal tool that seriously assists in economic development. From a creditors standpoint it reduces the risk in the investment of financing the project. From a developers standpoint the NMTC can be the triggering factor to make the overall a project move forward. The NMTC projects create growth in the economy, especially in distressed and underserved markets that are in dire need to investments. This types of economic development tools are critical to allow for future growth. MVB Community Development Corporation is fully supportive of the NMTC and has seen firsthand of how these types of credits can and will continue to foster growth.