Provided pass-through grants for CDFIs of all sizes that focused on small business lending.
Partnered with Starbucks to launch Create Jobs for USA, an initiative that leveraged the power of CDFIs to address the U.S. jobs crisis.
Capacity building initiative to help CDFIs improve and expand their energy efficiency financing programs.
Course designed for practitioners interested in expanding their knowledge of the basics of the CDFI industry.
Provided training for CDFIs and other community lenders to scale their lending.
Provided critically needed funds to CDFIs lending to entrepreneurs in the most financially underserved communities across the U.S.
Aimed to help CDFIs grow their microfinance portfolios to scale.
Training for CDFIs to successfully finance food-related businesses — from production, to distribution, to retail.
Provided over $5 million in grants between 2019-2022 from an anonymous donor to OFN members focused on renewable and energy efficiency financing.
Leveraged federal resources, bank financing, and private grants to target much-needed capital to persistently low-wealth areas.
Provided funds for CDFIs to lend to diverse small business owners, support initiatives that increased their access to capital, and help them get coaching and education resources.
Awarded more than $76 million over ten years to the most promising CDFIs.
Helping OFN members and partners deliver lasting change where it’s needed most.
Aims to bring more than $1 billion in capital to those needing it most.
Learn how OFN directs capital through our network to finance economic opportunity for all.