Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Robert Grossinger / January 10, 2018 / Voices

The new year is a time for CDFIs to review their landscapes for opportunities, challenges, and potential partnerships. So many gaps exist in the financing markets, but every issue presents its own set of obstacles.

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Lindsay Li / January 9, 2018 / Events

From ways to network and engage with OFN and peers in the CDFI industry to opportunities to dig deep on the biggest issues impacting community development finance, here is a roundup of posted events happening in 2018 your CDFI might want to attend.

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/ January 8, 2018 / Newswire

January 8, 2018 (Minneapolis, MN)—Community Reinvestment Fund (CRF) has announced a new partnership with U.S. Bank to deliver a new solution for connecting small business borrowers with responsible lending opportunities across the country. 

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Lindsay Li / January 5, 2018 / Stories

Hakim Hampton of H&M Janitorial was looking for a fresh start for his business. He had a few contracts and needed capital to purchase new equipment, but first he had to get his credit in order.

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/ January 4, 2018 / Newswire

January 2, 2018 (Roanoke, VA)—Wells Fargo announced it has donated a 105-year old former bank to Virginia Community Capital (VCC). 

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