Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Jennifer Vasiloff / June 4, 2018 / Newswire

OFN joins the CDFI Coalition and the CDFI community to call on the House of Representative to restore funding for CDFI Fund programs. The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) passed its funding bill for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019, providing only $191 mi

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Jennifer Vasiloff / April 17, 2018 / Policy

This month, the retirement of longtime Senator and Appropriations Committee Chairman Thad Cochran (R-MS) resulted in a shuffling of subcommittee leadership.

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Jennifer Vasiloff / March 16, 2018 / Newswire

Today, the U.S. Department of Treasury's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced the recipients of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) Award.

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Jennifer Vasiloff / March 7, 2018 / Policy

Congress has yet to finalize an agreement on FY2018 spending levels, and work is already starting on the FY2019 appropriations process.

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Jennifer Vasiloff / February 13, 2018 / Newswire

The U.S. Department of Treasury's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) announced that 73 community development entities throughout the nation will receive a total of $3.5 billion in New Market Tax Credit awards.

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