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Katie Havlovic / May 25, 2017 / Policy

From May 16-17, 82 OFN Members and Allies from 59 CDFIs across the country came to D.C. to participate in OFN’s 2017 Advocacy Day. This year was our largest Advocacy Day yet, and we could not have done it without the enthusiasm and dedication from our Advocacy Day participants.

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Debby Stefaniak / May 24, 2017 / Events

Opening plenary speakers for OFN’s sixth annual Small Business Finance Forum have just been confirmed.

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/ May 23, 2017 / Policy

Philadelphia, PA (May 23, 2017)—In a press statement issued today, OFN expressed disappointment at the administration’s FY 2018 budget proposal and highlighted the CDFI multiplier effect of responsible finance for hardworking Americans.

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/ May 23, 2017 / Newswire

LONGMONT, Colorado (May 23, 2017)—First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) today announced the launch of the “Native Financial Learning Network.” Managed in partnership with First Nations’ wholly-owned subsidiary, First Nations Oweesta Corporation (Oweesta), the Native Financial Learni

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Liz Lopez / May 19, 2017 / Policy

Next week will be a busy one in our nation’s capital as the White House releases the full FY18 budget proposal and administration officials testify before Congress about the budget proposal. Below is a recap of what to watch for next week.

Tuesday, May 23

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