Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

/ March 3, 2017 / Policy

This week, new details about President Trump's FY18 budget have emerged.

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Liz Lopez / February 24, 2017 / Policy

We hope you will add your voice to the #CDFIsInvest campaign to ask Congress to support full funding of the CDFI Fund at $250 million in both FY17 and FY18.

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Liz Lopez / February 20, 2017 / Policy

Today is the start of the first Congressional recess of 2017. Members of Congress will be in their districts from February 20 to February 26 and will use this time as an opportunity to meet with constituents, host town hall meetings, and tour site visits within the district.

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Liz Lopez / February 8, 2017 / Policy

OFN held a briefing on the CDFI industry February 1 for more than 50 Capitol Hill staffers from House and Senate offices from both sides of the aisle.

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Liz Lopez / January 26, 2017 / Policy

This year, OFN's Advocacy Day will take place on May 16-17, 2017. During Advocacy Day, your voice is needed to make the case to members of Congress and Administration officials about the importance of funding for the CDFI Fund, the industry, and our communities.

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