Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Don Hinkle-Brown / May 24, 2018 / Voices

Late last month Reinvestment Fund announced a new place-based impact investment opportunity targeted to the greater Philadelphia region. The fund—PhilaImpact Fund—is believed to be a first-of-its-kind collaboration between a community foundation, The Philadelphia Foundation, and a Community Development Financial Institution, Reinvestment Fund.

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Teri Lovelace / March 15, 2018 / Voices

Increasingly, place-focused foundations seek to have greater impact in their communities by considering options beyond traditional grantmaking to address critical issues like availability

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Lindsay Li / March 8, 2018 / Events

On March 15, Lisa Mensah, OFN president and CEO, will deliver a keynote address to a gathering of foundations, investment managers and advisors, resource experts, and asset owners at Confluence Philanthropy’s 8th Annual Practitioners G

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Paige Chapel, President & CEO, Aeris / February 27, 2018 / Voices

Just two months into the year, 2018 may be shaping up as the ‘Year of Data’ in the impact investing world, as urgency rises for impact investors to demonstrate concrete and measurable results.

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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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