Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Fran Lutz / February 28, 2017 / Newswire

OFN is delighted to announce the appointment of our new president and CEO, Lisa Mensah.

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Strategic Communications / December 21, 2016 / Voices

In May of this year, OFN set out to create a new space for voices in the CDFI industry by relaunching CDFI Connect as a blog.

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Liz Lopez / September 22, 2016 / Newswire

Today, the U.S. Department of Treasury's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced the recipients of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) award.

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/ September 22, 2016 / Newswire

This week Living Cities unveiled 25 "Disruptive Leaders" for their work in creating new approaches to address national challenges. Among those announced were two OFN Members: Nancy O.

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/ September 2, 2016 / Newswire

Yes Magazine recently posted a story exploring how CDFIs are working to increase access to capital. "Across the United States, there’s increasing awareness that low-wealth people need access to affordable financial services before they can climb out of poverty.

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