On February 12, OFN President and CEO Lisa Mensah traveled to Mississippi Valley State University with OFN’s EVP of Knowledge Sharing, Donna Fabiani, to participate in a Hope Enterprise Corporation policy forum entitled “Rural Places, Rural Spaces: Closing the Financial Service Gaps in Persistent
On February 18, the Today show looked at the scarcity of banks in many communities across the country and featured Hope Credit Union as a solution to filling the financial services gap in Moorhead, Mississippi.
OFN member Colorado Enterprise Fund will use the funds to help minority-owned businesses increase scale and impact.
Today, the U.S. Department of Treasury's CDFI Fund announced 38 recipients of the FY 2018 Capital Magnet Fund Award, totaling $142.9 million in grants. OFN congratulates all awardees, especially our 19 members, who received $70.64 million, 49.4 percent of the amount awarded.