Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Caroline Valvardi / May 3, 2019 / Newswire

With the support of recent financing from OFN, CDFI Natural Capital Investment Fund (NCIFund) is continuing to strengthen its community development work in underserved rural and urban markets in West Virginia, North Carolina, and other communities in central Appalachia and the Southeast.

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Caroline Valvardi / March 26, 2019 / Newswire

On March 9, CNBC aired its weekly show “On the Money” featuring a segment highlighting the important role CDFIs play in the lives of the one in four unbanked and underbanked Americans living in financial deserts around the nation. 

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Caroline Valvardi / March 26, 2019 / Policy

On March 7 during a hearing entitled “Small but Mighty: A Review of the SBA Microloan Program,” a panel of lenders, entrepreneurs, and other small business experts from around the nation shared their SBA Microloan program

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Caroline Valvardi / March 4, 2019 / Newswire

On February 19 and 20, OFN CEO and President Lisa Mensah and EVP of Membership Seth Julyan joined OFN members, allies, and other innovators from the public, private, and civil society sectors at the Vancouver Convention Center for the tenth annual

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