Small Business Finance Forum

Premier Event for Mission-Driven Small Business Lenders

OFN’s annual Small Business Finance Forum (SBFF) is the premier event for mission-driven small business lenders, partners, and advocates. This event offers an excellent opportunity to learn from peers and build valuable connections, participate in  OFN training, learn about products and services for CDFIs serving small businesses, hear remarks from distinguished speakers, and much more.

2024 SBFF — Session Proposals

From June 13-14, join us at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile for the 2024 OFN Small Business Finance Forum! Don’t miss your chance to help shape the curriculum for this 11th annual forum by submitting a session proposal.

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2023 SBFF Recap

Back in person for the first time since 2019, the sold-out 2023 Small Business Finance Forum brought together 500 mission-driven small business lenders and partners to learn, network, and collaborate.

Experience the forum through the videos included on our recap page, the many photographs of sessions, tours and gatherings, as well as links to session content.

You can also search hashtags #SBFF23 and #SBFF2023 on social media (Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook) to join the conversation!

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Plenary Session during 2023 Small Business Finance Forum

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Featured Archive

Check out Small Business Finance Forum highlights from past years. Please note the event was cancelled in 2021 due to the pandemic.

2020 SBFF_Marla, Wendy

2020 Small Business Finance Forum


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