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/ April 6, 2020 / Newswire

On Saturday, April 4, Southern Bancorp CEO Darrin Williams appeared on Fox News with correspondent Leland Vittert to discuss the rollout of the new SBA Paycheck Protection Program and how Southern Bancorp and other CDFIs and community banks are managing the influx of loan applications and...

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/ March 27, 2020 / Newswire

OFN announced today that we are working with Google to launch the Grow with Google Small Business Fund. The $125 million fund will deliver responsible financing to CDFIs to help thousands of small businesses hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Caroline Valvardi / March 24, 2020 / Newswire

Based in Greensboro, North Carolina, new OFN member Piedmont Business Capital (PBC) is on a mission to create shared economic prosperity for local minority and women entrepreneurs. With roots dating back to 1992, when the...

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Seth Julyan / March 24, 2020 / Newswire

OFN has formed a new COVID-19 community exclusively for OFN members on the CDFI Connect platform. ...

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/ March 17, 2020 / Newswire

OFN member Opportunity Fund and the Accion U.S. Network, the U.S. affiliate of global nonprofit Accion, have joined efforts to form the Accion Opportunity Fund.

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