- Building the Capacity of CDFIs in Georgia
Offered technical assistance with capital and operating grants for CDFIs working in rural communities in Georgia.
- CDFI Small Business Growth Collaborative
Provided peer learning opportunities, knowledge, and resources to build the CDFI small business lending field.
- CDFIs V2.0: The Vision of a New Generation
Convened a diverse group of young leaders to discuss strategic challenges of talent development in an effort to define a vision for the next CDFI era.
- Citi Leadership Program for Opportunity Finance
Talent development program designed to help build strong, diverse CDFI leadership.
- COVID-19 CDFI Grant Program
Focused on providing crucial flexible funds to the smaller CDFIs in OFN’s membership.
- Expanding CDFI Coverage in Underserved Areas
Sought to help certified and emerging CDFIs expand their reach.
- Financing Community Health Centers
Helped CDFIs develop skills to finance community health centers in medically underserved markets.
- Higher Education and CDFIs
Encouraged colleges and universities to explore innovative investments in their communities.
- Performance Counts
Collaborative effort to develop CDFI industry standards and best practices around financial statements and financial management.
- Small Business Leader Award
Created to reward excellence, build broad-based recognition, and create momentum among CDFIs.
- Small CDFI Unrestricted Grant Program
Focused on providing crucial flexible funds to the smaller CDFIs in OFN’s membership during COVID-19.
- Strengthening Small & Emerging CDFIs
Designed to build the capacity of small and emerging CDFIs that serve extremely poor areas.
- Teaming Up Atlanta
Brought together CDFIs based in or serving the Atlanta area to improve the quality of life in the city.