Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

/ March 29, 2018 / Newswire

The 2018 Opportunity Fellows, a joint initiative between OFN and BBVA Compass to boost leadership ranks at CDFIs, announced today 27 leaders who comprise the second year cohort.

The 2018 Opportunity Fellows include emerging, mid-career, and executive-level professionals at CDFIs. 

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/ March 29, 2018 / Newswire

The Wall Street Journal Financial Inclusion Challenge Finalists have been announced and two of the three finalists are CDFIs! OFN Member Hope Enterprise Corporation, as well as Oportun were named finalists along with software firm Propel.

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/ March 22, 2018 / Newswire

South Carolina Community Loan Fund (SCCLF) announced it has received a $350,000 Equity Equivalent (EQ2) Investment through the CDFI Community Investment Fund, a joint initiative by Woodforest National Bank and OFN. SCCLF is one of the f

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Jennifer Vasiloff / March 16, 2018 / Newswire

Today, the U.S. Department of Treasury's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced the recipients of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) Award.

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Lindsay Li / March 14, 2018 / Newswire

Brian Collins of American Banker and National Mortgage News recently reported on the Investing in Opportunity Act, the new program that potentially allow

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