Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Amanda Joseph / June 7, 2016 / Voices

Twenty-four high-performing small business CDFIs with cumulative assets exceeding $862 million.

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Dennis Dumpson / June 7, 2016 / Events

The Small Business Finance Forum kicks off tomorrow, with our biggest attendance yet, with more than 350 attendees!

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Donna Fabiani / June 6, 2016 / Voices

There’s a growing buzz in the CDFI industry about quality jobs. What is a quality job? Why should CDFIs care about a distinction between quality jobs and other jobs? What can they do about it?

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Lindsay Li / May 8, 2016 / Voices

Lending, grant, and social capital to scale up lending to diverse small businesses

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Mark Pinsky / May 4, 2016 / Voices

At the close of the OFN Membership meeting in Albuquerque in 2008, at the Conference where Jim Collins spoke, a small group of OFN Members active in small business lending challenged me to do more to support them.

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