Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Lindsay Li / July 18, 2016 / Voices

"For 30 years, high-impact CDFI investments have provided people in disinvested and underserved communities with access to responsible, affordable finance.

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Lindsay Li / July 14, 2016 / Voices

Dory Rand, president of Woodstock Institute, originally shared insights on the terms some online, nonbank lenders offered during the

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Lindsay Li / July 8, 2016 / Newswire

This week, the House approved FY2017 Funding for the CDFI Fund, including a defeat of the Marino-Duffy Amendment, preserving $250MM for the CDFI Fund.

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Lindsay Li / June 24, 2016 / Newswire

OFN calls on Members and allies to reach out to Congress and voice opposition to the Duffy-Marino Amendment. CommunityWorks gets coverage for their work with small businesses.

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Donna Fabiani / June 6, 2016 / Voices

There’s a growing buzz in the CDFI industry about quality jobs. What is a quality job? Why should CDFIs care about a distinction between quality jobs and other jobs? What can they do about it?

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