OFN Ally Locator

  • OFN Allies actively support OFN’s mission and the important

  • work we do on behalf of the opportunity finance industry.

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INDIVIDUALS

  • Tony Abraham
  • Douglas Adair
  • Joaquin Altoro
  • Bruce Bryant
  • Adian Chorley
  • Sheila Cuddy
  • Elizabeth Derringer
  • Catherine Dolan
  • Eric Foster
  • Anne Geggie
  • Shelia Greenlaw-Fink
  • Timothy Johnson
  • Mary Ellen Judah
  • Jeff Kelly
  • Kendra Key
  • Marsha Krassner
  • Lisa Lowe
  • Margaret Lund
  • Elaine Magil
  • Tom Manning
  • Dre McCray
  • Jerry McGaughy
  • Robert McKean
  • George Mensah
  • John Moukad
  • Jyothi Narayan
  • Cheryl Neas
  • Susan Newton-Rhodes
  • Paula Planthaber
  • Phebe Quattrucci
  • Denise Rinear
  • David Roddick
  • Cliff Rosenthal
  • Helen Scalia
  • Travis Stegall
  • Michael Sullivan
  • Norman E. Taylor
  • Sima Thakkar
  • Rosa Rios Valdez
  • Jennifer Vasiloff
  • Mary Vasys
  • Sridevi (Shree) Veeramachaneni
  • Stacie Whisonant
  • Lisa Wright
  • Sean Zielenbach
  • Organizations

    Hope Community Capital Ally Type: Organization
    Madison, WI

    Hope Community Capital

    Contact Name: Carrie Sanders
    Phone Number: 816-807-9295
    Category: Service Provider
    Website: http://hopecommunitycapital.com/

    Services Offered:

    Community development, finance, consulting

    Description:

    Hope Community Capital (HCC) cultivates sustainable, equitable and thriving communities by connecting community development initiatives with financing and investors with opportunities to make an impact in economically emerging communities. HCC is an expert with the intricate process of identifying, accessing, and structuring the financial support to enable successful community development initiatives. HCC has extensive experience garnering support and connecting communities with diverse sources of funding that turns community-driven hope into reality. 

    Areas of expertise:

    • Identifying and securing innovative sources of capital 
    • Structuring complex financing 
    • Bringing diverse funding partners together
    • Financial planning for long term organizational sustainability
    • Developing project budgets
    • Building multi-year operating projections 
    • Working with stakeholders at all levels of government, business, foundations, nonprofits and community leadership to advance sustainable projects
    • Advising on all CDFI Fund awards and CDFI certification

    ImpactUS Ally Type: Organization
    Washington, DC

    ImpactUS

    Contact Name: Liz Sessler
    Phone Number: 202-596-5214
    Category: Service Provider
    Website: http://www.impactusmarketplace.com

    Services Offered:

    Marketing and Sales Support Includes: Helping you develop and articulate your unique story, showcasing your organization, your mission and your products on dedicated landing pages, featuring your organization and product as part of impact- and geography focused campaigns, participation at impact investing conferences, helping you segment and better target your key investor markets.

    Back Office Services Includes: AML/Know Your Customer checks, third-party accreditation verification, interest calculations and payments, dividend distributions, client reporting, financial advisor reporting, tax reporting, data storage and security, customer service call center, and portfolio management

    Description:

    ImpactUs Marketplace is an investment platform that seamlessly connects investors, advisors and mission-driven organizations like CDFIs, providing the advanced infrastructure, connectivity and efficiencies that will allow all1 stakeholders to share in the promise of impact investing.

    Our Vision

    • Make the impact investing market accessible to all1
    • Connect CDFIs to investors through collaboration and shared infrastructure for additional efficiencies
    • Create best-in-class experiences for impact investors

    1Some investments are only available to accredited investors as defined under SEC Rule 501 of Regulation D.

    All securities related activity is conducted through ImpactUs Marketplace LLC (“ImpactUs”), a registered broker-dealer and member of FINRA/SIPC.

    Indian Dispute Resolution Services, Inc. Ally Type: Organization
    Plymouth, CA

    Indian Dispute Resolution Services, Inc.

    Contact Name: Mark Thompson
    Phone Number: 916-482-5800
    Category: Nonprofit
    Website: http://www.idrsinc.org

    Services Offered:

    Description:

    IDRS, Inc. is a national Indian governed non-profit organization that has successfully partnered with Tribes since 1989. Through our small business training and technical services program we assist tribes, Native CDFIs, and Native organizations assist tribal entrepreneurs start and grow small businesses and build their internal capacity to design and implement successful community and economic development projects.

    John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Ally Type: Organization
    Chicago, IL

    John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

    Contact Name: Allison Clark
    Phone Number: (312) 917-0327
    Category: Other
    Website: https://www.macfound.org/

    Services Offered:

    Description:

    The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation supports creative people, effective institutions, and influential networks building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world. MacArthur is placing a few big bets that truly significant progress is possible on some of the world’s most pressing social challenges, including over-incarceration, global climate change, nuclear risk, and significantly increasing financial capital for the social sector. In addition to the MacArthur Fellows Program, the Foundation continues its historic commitments to the role of journalism in a responsible and responsive democracy, as well as the strength and vitality of our headquarters city, Chicago.

    Lake County CDC Ally Type: Organization
    Ronan, MT

    Lake County CDC

    Contact Name: Marie Hirsch
    Phone Number: (406) 676-5901
    Category: CDFI
    Website: http://www.lakecountycdc.org

    Services Offered:

    Our Business Development Center provides technical assistance and access to capital resources. Our Cooperative Development Center offers expertise to cooperative enterprises in their development and expansion. The Mission Mountain Food Enterprise Center provides resources statewide in food enterprise development. Our Community Development Center assists with planning, grant writing and project management.

    Description:

    Founded in March 1995 as a 501c3 nonprofit organization, Lake County Community Development Corporation is a regional economic development organization established to provide leadership, community and economic development efforts and to address growth issues as they affect residents, communities and the quality of life in the counties we serve.

    Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership Ally Type: Organization
    Lancaster, PA

    Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership

    Contact Name: Ray D'Agostino
    Phone Number: 717-291-9945
    Category: CDFI
    Website: http://www.lhop.org

    Services Offered:

    Flexible, low cost financing for affordable housing and mixed use projects; first time homebuyer classes and down payment / closing cost assistance; fair housing training and consultation; innovative affordable housing solutions; neighborhood revitalization efforts

    Description:

    Founded in 1994, the Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership (LHOP) is a community-based 501(c)(3) charitable organization created by county and municipal governments, business and civic leaders that is focused on housing affordability for low to moderate income (LMI) individuals and families living and working in Lancaster County. Certified as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) by the U.S. Treasury Department, LHOP also provides a full range of technical and financial services to those seeking to create or preserve affordable housing.

    Leech Lake Financial Services Ally Type: Organization
    Cass Lake, MN

    Leech Lake Financial Services

    Contact Name: Pamela Spong
    Phone Number:
    Category: CDFI
    Website: http://www.llfinancial.org/

    Services Offered:

    Description:

    LEH Consulting Group, LLC Ally Type: Organization
    Albuquerque, NM

    LEH Consulting Group, LLC

    Contact Name: Leslie Hoffman
    Phone Number: (505) 299-3888
    Category: Consultant
    Website: http://www.lehconsultinggroup.com

    Services Offered:

    Operational, business strategy and management consulting

    Description:

    The mission of LEH Consulting Group is to increase the management and operational capacity of organizations that serve under-resourced communities. LEH is a national consulting practice that works in community development finance, economic development, education, and with social enterprises. In the CDFI industry, LEH offers a range of services that comprise the following: business model analysis and planning; management-level gap staffing coverage; microloan and small business credit department structuring; microloan, small business and consumer loan collections and portfolio management; microloan and small business underwriting.

    Lendistry Ally Type: Organization
    Brea, CA

    Lendistry

    Contact Name: Everett K. Sands
    Phone Number: 844.662.7297
    Category: CDFI
    Website: http://www.lendistry.com

    Services Offered:

    • Small business lending - $50,000 - $1,000,000
    • Commercial Real estate lending $100,000 - $2,000,000

    Description:

    We are a Community Development Financial Institution that provides both small business lending as well as commercial real estate lending to underserved small business owners and their communities.

    Life Insurance Community Investment Initiative Ally Type: Organization
    Lawrence, MA

    Life Insurance Community Investment Initiative

    Contact Name: Kristen Harol
    Phone Number: 617-450-9638
    Category: CDFI
    Website: http://www.lifeinitiative.com

    Services Offered:

    Loans, generally from $1-5 million, to projects benefitting low income people and places. TLI is a flexible and creative lender. Mostly we have focused on acquisition loans, bridge loans, participations, construction loans, leverage loans and some permanent financing.

    Description:

    Capitalized by $100 million from life insurance companies, The Life Initiative is a community development fund invested in affordable housing, community facilities and economic development. To date we have invested more than $400 million in Massachusetts communities.

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