The Oregon Impact Fund, a $20MM fund raised by the Oregon Community Foundation, has made its first investments and they are all in CDFIs:
- $2MM to Network for Oregon Affordable Housing
- $1MM to Miro Enterprise Service of Oregon
- $750,000 to Community Lending Works
The goal of the fund is job creation in under-serviced communities with a focus on areas such as affordable housing, education, access to health care, and natural resources management.
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