Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Jennifer Vasiloff / January 30, 2018 / Policy

In the recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, a new incentive to invest in low wealth communities, and potentially in CDFIs directly, has been created: the Opportunity Zone program.

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/ January 30, 2018 / Stories

“All we want is a functional building to serve people—that’s it. It sounds so simple.

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Lindsay Li / January 25, 2018 / Voices

This year, for the first time ever, MBA students across the country are grappling with the idea of the future of the CDFI industry thanks to the MIT Sloan “Community Finance Challenge,” 

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Jake Ide / January 24, 2018 / Voices

We’ve all heard the CDFI industry referred to as a movement, and there’s some truth to that.

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/ January 23, 2018 / Newswire

For the fourth year the Wall Street Journal, in partnership with Met Life, is offering nonprofit and for-profit entities the opportunity to "spotlight innovative ways to improve the financial stability of low- and moderate-income Americans."

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