Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Jennifer Vasiloff / January 11, 2018 / Policy

With tax reform recently passed into law and a new year upon us, 2018 will be a year of change and opportunity. The President’s fiscal year (FY) 2019 budget proposal is expected to be released the first week of February, and Congress will begin its FY19 appropriations cycle.

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Lindsay Li / November 20, 2017 / Newswire

Earlier this month the Washington Post reported on the state of small business lending, highlighting findings that come as no surprise to CDFI industry practitioners, “Small black-owned businesses are significantly more likely to face financial challenges than white-owned firms and have

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Haili Lewis / November 20, 2017 / Events

November 30th, the Aspen Institute Latinos and Society Program will release Unleashing Latino-owned Business Potential, a report emanating from the

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Lindsay Li / November 14, 2017 / Events

On Wednesday, November 15, cohosts the Urban Institute and the Citi Foundation will offer an exciting line-up of high-impact organizations and visionary thought leaders speaking about innovative programs and strategies that drive positive economic outcomes for low- and moderate-income residents a

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Lindsay Li / October 9, 2017 / Events

Jane Campbell and Lisa Mensah catch up with an OFN Conference attendee in Washington, D.C.  

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