Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Lindsay Li / June 30, 2016 / Voices

OFN Members are always busy. From traveling across the globe, to working directly in communities, to speaking with members of Congress these daily actions and strategic efforts are well-documented in Member blogs. We are sharing a few snippets of what your peers have been up to!

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Jackeline Stewart / June 22, 2016 / Policy

In response to the pending Duffy-Marino Amendment, Opportunity Finance Network (OFN), the leading national network of community development financial institutions (CDFIs) released a statement today from Liz Lopez, OFN’s Executive Vice President of Public Policy:

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Jackeline Stewart / May 24, 2016 / Policy

Ahead of Advocacy Day, OFN honors Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Chris Coons (D-DE) and Representatives Jamie Herrera Beutler (R-WA) and Keith Ellison (D-MN) with

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Chris Bell / May 19, 2016 / Voices

OFN is committed to helping CDFIs and their partners expand geographic coverage so that all communities have access to the types of affordable, responsible financial products and services they need.

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John Cobb / May 17, 2016 / Policy

President Obama’s proposed budget for FY17 requested $245.9 million for the CDFI Fund—a $12.4 million increase from the amount approved last year—and a continuation of the BGP with $1 billion in guarantee authority.

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