Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Caroline Valvardi / February 21, 2019 / Newswire

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

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/ February 19, 2019 / Newswire

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.  

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/ February 14, 2019 / Newswire

OFN member Colorado Enterprise Fund will use the funds to help minority-owned businesses increase scale and impact.

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Jennifer Vasiloff / February 13, 2019 / Policy

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.  

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