Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Chris Bell / December 1, 2016 / Publications

OFN's 18th edition of Side by Side is now available. This annual reference guide for CDFI industry practitioners and investors provides key insights into the opportunity finance industry’s activity and performance.

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Lauren Stebbins / November 3, 2016 / Publications

Opportunity Finance Network is partnering with the Federal Reserve System to help distribute this year’s Small Business Credit Survey to existing and pre-start stage small busin

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Nancy Santiago Negron and Eutiquio Chapa / September 28, 2016 / Publications

The Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative (SLEI)—a collaboration between the Stanford University Graduate School of Business and the Latino Business Action Network—is conducting

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Donna Fabiani / July 25, 2016 / Voices

At a recent meeting of CDFIs in New England, three young entrepreneurs spoke about how CDFIs were enabling them to pursue their dreams. A young couple spoke about obtaining a mortgage to purchase farm land to expand their small organic farming business.

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Lindsay Li / July 22, 2016 / Newswire

This week, nominations open for the Eleventh Annual Native Awards. Florida Community Loan Fund (FCLF) invests $1.6MM in a Florida food bank to benefit 100 schools and 400 human service agencies in four Florida counties.

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