Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Lindsay Li / April 22, 2015 / Voices

Philadelphia, PA, April 22, 2015 (CDFI Connect)—George Hofheimer, chief knowledge officer at Filene Research Institute spoke with CDFI Connect about the latest research and programs at Filene’s in the field of consumer finance.

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Lindsay Li / April 7, 2015 / Voices

This month, Opportunity Finance Network invited Members to participate in a Market Demand Survey for OFN to apply as a borrower for the CDFI Bond Guarantee Program (BGP). OFN is considering this in order to pass on the bond proceeds to Member CDFIs in the form of OFN Bond loans which, OFN believes, would significantly expand the number and types of CDFIs that benefit from the BGP’s long term, affordable, fixed rate debt-capital.

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Lindsay Li / November 20, 2014 / Voices

WASHINGTON Nov. 19, 2014 (CDFI Connect) — Janis Bowdler, senior program director, Global Philanthropy, JPMorgan Chase, talks today with CDFI Connect about diversity, inclusion, and equity.

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