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/ October 18, 2017 / Newswire

OFN Member Marla Bilonick, executive director of the Latino Economic Development Center, was interviewed by American Banker about the potential dangers that arise when small businesses combine personal and business finance.

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Lina Page / October 11, 2017 / Newswire

Here’s a summary of some of the latest CDFI news headlines.

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/ October 3, 2017 / Newswire

Washington, D.C. (October 3, 2017)—The Department of Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) has established a plan for releasing updated program eligibility information based upon Census Bureau data from the 2011-2015 American Community Survey (ACS).

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/ October 2, 2017 / Newswire

The Community Development Trust and Aeon announced the completion of a $36MM purchase of Seasons Park Apartments, preventing 400-plus low-income Minnesota families and 450 children from losing their homes.

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