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/ April 27, 2017 / Voices

The CDFI industry and OFN lost an important partner last week with the passing of Linda G. Davenport, a devoted champion of economic and community development and opportunity for  all.

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/ April 26, 2017 / Newswire

New York, NY—(Marketwired, April 26, 2017)—The Community Development Trust (CDT), Raza Development Fund (RDF), and Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) are collaborating to invest $14 million toward the construction of a new $16.5 million school in partnership with the Classical Charter Schools

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Dara Duguay / April 24, 2017 / Voices

Guest Blogger: Dara Duguay, executive director, Credit Builders Alliance, www.creditbuildersalliance.org

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/ April 24, 2017 / Newswire

Washington, D.C., April 24, 2017—City First is pleased to welcome Mark A. Kaufman as the President of City First Enterprises, the parent company of City First Bank, N.A.

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Sacha Adorno / April 20, 2017 / Newswire

Lisa Mensah, President and CEO of OFN, was awarded the NeighborWorks Friend of Rural Award on April 18 at a national forum in Memphis, titled Hope in the Delta,

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