Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Liz Lopez / September 22, 2016 / Newswire

Today, the U.S. Department of Treasury's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced the recipients of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) award.

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/ September 22, 2016 / Newswire

This week Living Cities unveiled 25 "Disruptive Leaders" for their work in creating new approaches to address national challenges. Among those announced were two OFN Members: Nancy O.

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/ September 2, 2016 / Newswire

Yes Magazine recently posted a story exploring how CDFIs are working to increase access to capital. "Across the United States, there’s increasing awareness that low-wealth people need access to affordable financial services before they can climb out of poverty.

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/ August 11, 2016 / Newswire

Nonprofit lender Craft3 has chosen Adam Zimmerman as the new president and CEO. He takes over for John Berdes, who died in June of lung cancer.

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Lindsay Li / June 10, 2016 / Newswire

This week OFN launched Venturize, a new resource that will assist small business owners with tools and information to help them make better borrowing decisions; MacArthur Foundation calls for proposals for a $100MM competition to solve critic

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