Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

 

Debby Stefaniak / August 22, 2019 / Events

CDFIs in Action Tours at the OFN Conference are an opportunity for Conference co-hosts to highlight interesting lending successes in the region. Choose any of the following tours:

Full Article

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.

Full Article

/ March 1, 2018 / Newswire

The Progress Fund was featured on NPR for their work creating opportunities in former coal towns by financing small business that are creating economic growth for their communities by tapping into the opportunities presented by nature tourism. 

Full Article

/ March 1, 2018 / Newswire

Arlington, VA (February 26, 2018)—Capital Impact Partners has announced a huge milestone, marking more than $2.5 billion in loans to underserved communities across the country since its founding.

Full Article