Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Jennifer A. Vasiloff / January 29, 2019 / Policy

During the government shutdown, families, communities, and CDFIs experienced numerous hardships and disruptions. Many CDFIs met the challenge faced by their borrowers in creative and inspiring ways. 

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Lance Loethen / January 28, 2019 / Policy

Recently, OFN’s President and CEO Lisa Mensah was a featured speaker at an Urban Institute seminarA Look at Current CRA Lending As Modernization Begins—that presented and discussed findings from the organization’s recent report analyzing CRA data.

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/ January 28, 2019 / Events

It’s time again for one of the CDFI industry's most anticipated events of the year: The CDFI Coalition Institute. The two-day event—March 13 and 14—brings together CDFIs from across the country in D.C.

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/ January 24, 2019 / Newswire

Virginia Community Capital (VCC) President and CEO Jane Henderson has been named one of nine “Outstanding Women” by the YWCA of Richmond.

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Lance Loethen / January 24, 2019 / Publications

In December 2018, OFN released the 20th edition of its Opportunity Finance Institutions: Side by Side publication, an annual reference guide for CDFI industry practitioners, investors, and others interested in assessing the opportunity finance industry’s activity and performance.

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