Last week, several OFN members testified in Houston, Texas, before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations on the topic of "Examining Discrimination and Other Barriers to Consumer Credit, Homeownership, and Financial Inclusion in Texas."
Last week, OFN put out an appeal for immediate disaster recovery support to help OFN Member staff who experienced Hurricane Harvey-related damage to their homes, automobiles, and possessions.
Over the last few years, OFN’s Strategic Consulting team has worked with hundreds of CDFI executive directors in its capacity building work.
This week Enterprise Community Investment announced it has syndicated $14.75 million in low-income housing tax credit equity provided by investor American Express to help finance the $29 million, 70-unit development close to public transportation in Denver.
Getting a small business loan from the bank has always been particularly hard for women and minority business owners.