Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

/ October 3, 2017 / Newswire

Washington, D.C. (October 3, 2017)—The Department of Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) has established a plan for releasing updated program eligibility information based upon Census Bureau data from the 2011-2015 American Community Survey (ACS).

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/ September 19, 2017 / Newswire

Urban Institute has released data collected across the country and developed a a new fact sheet on the growing footprint of CDFIs and the role they play in serving communities in need. Key findings include:

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Dara Duguay / April 24, 2017 / Voices

Guest Blogger: Dara Duguay, executive director, Credit Builders Alliance, www.creditbuildersalliance.org

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Seth Julyan / March 22, 2017 / Publications

Next week, be on the look out for an invitation to participate in the 2017 CDFI Compensation Survey. The 2017 survey requests compensation information on 21 different positions. Quatt Associates will conduct the survey for OFN.

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Lance Loethen / March 8, 2017 / Publications

OFN’s first research publication of 2017, 20 Years of CDFI Banks and Credit Unions, 1996-2015: An Analysis of Trends and Growth, is a companion piece to 2015’s longitudinal

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