Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Lance Loethen / January 18, 2017 / Publications

Impact investing has the potential to play a major role in expanding capital sources for CDFIs, as was highlighted in OFN’s CDFI Futures report.

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Beth Lipson / January 13, 2017 / Newswire

Over the course of 10 years, more than $70MM was awarded by the Wells Fargo NEXT Awards to CDFIs creating impact through innovation.

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Donna Fabiani / January 13, 2017 / Publications

Income inequality has emerged as one of the top economic development issues in the United States since the Great Recession.

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Strategic Communications / January 12, 2017 / Voices

There is something about a fresh calendar and new year that opens a world of possibilities. OFN provides many ways for you to engage in the ongoing national discussion about the importance of CDFIs, and this year is no exception.

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Lindsay Li / January 12, 2017 / Stories

IFF and JPMorgan Chase worked to create a partnership in the Midwest that would expand CDFIs and nonprofits accessibility to capital and further growth within communities.

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