Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Michael Swack / March 12, 2017 / Voices

The following is a book review by Michael Swack, Professor of Economics at the University of New Hampshire, where he has appointments at the Carsey School of Public Policy and at the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics.

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Annie Holmes / March 9, 2017 / Voices

OFN’s mission is to align capital with social, economic, and political justice. Six years ago, we began to explore how this mission aligns with or advances racial equity, and we committed to examining racial diversity, equity, and inclusion across the organization, Board, and CDFI industry.

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Lindsay Li / March 9, 2017 / Voices

This week the inaugural class of 25 leaders kicked off the Opportunity Fellows Program in Birmingham, AL. The Opportunity Fellows Program, a partnership of OFN

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Lauren Stebbins / February 23, 2017 / Voices

In June 2016, OFN launched Venturize, a digital public awareness and education campaign designed to inform small business owners about their financing options and help them prepare for the borrowing process.

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Emily Tunney / February 8, 2017 / Voices

In July 2016, OFN announced that for the first time in its 30-year history, the OFN Board of Directors had approved proxy voting at OFN’s Annual Membership Meeting.

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