Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Lindsay Li / October 9, 2018 / Events

At the 34th Annual OFN Conference, our theme,  CDFIs: Agents of Change, is a reflection of Chicago’s history of community activism.

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Debby Stefaniak / July 18, 2018 / Events

Planning for this year’s OFN Conference in Chicago (our 34th!) is well underway.

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Lindsay Li / July 18, 2018 / Events

Topics from Opportunity Zones to lending in Native communities were in the spotlight at the western regional meeting of CDFIs that was held on July 18 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Denver Branch.

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Lindsay Li / June 7, 2018 / Events

OFN's Small Business Finance Forum kicks off in just a few weeks—June 26–27 at the JW Marriott Chicago. The Forum is the only event of its kind that digs deep into the challenges and opportunities unique to mission-driven small business lending. With sessions th

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Donna Fabiani / May 9, 2018 / Events

Small Business Finance Forum 2018 is shaping up to be OFN’s strongest yet, with a jam-packed agenda offering a variety of sessions, from prici

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