Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Lindsay Li / July 18, 2018 / Events

Topics from Opportunity Zones to lending in Native communities were in the spotlight at the western regional meeting of CDFIs that was held on July 18 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Denver Branch.

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Lindsay Li / June 7, 2018 / Events

OFN's Small Business Finance Forum kicks off in just a few weeks—June 26–27 at the JW Marriott Chicago. The Forum is the only event of its kind that digs deep into the challenges and opportunities unique to mission-driven small business lending. With sessions th

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Alexandra Jaskula / April 19, 2018 / Events

Join Opportunity Finance Network (OFN) for a webinar series that will introduce new staff to the CDFI industry. The series will also help board members and staff unfamiliar with the overall industry become oriented to the latest resources and industry data.

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Lindsay Li / March 8, 2018 / Events

On March 15, Lisa Mensah, OFN president and CEO, will deliver a keynote address to a gathering of foundations, investment managers and advisors, resource experts, and asset owners at Confluence Philanthropy’s 8th Annual Practitioners G

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Jennifer A. 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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