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/ May 1, 2018 / Newswire

The city of Detroit announced plans to raise $130 million in partnership with Invest Detroit as well as the Kresge Foundation and other local philanthropic and public organizations in an effort to provide commercial improvements, affordable housing, and streetscape and park improvements in seven...

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Lindsay Li / September 25, 2017 / Newswire

Philadelphia (September 25, 2017)—OFN today announced Linda Davenport and John Berdes were both named as recipients of the 2017 Ned Gramlich Lifetime Achievement Award for Responsible Finance. The award will be presented posthumously during OFN's Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.

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/ April 24, 2017 / Newswire

Washington, D.C., April 24, 2017—City First is pleased to welcome Mark A. Kaufman as the President of City First Enterprises, the parent company of City First Bank, N.A.

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Lindsay Li / June 10, 2016 / Newswire

This week OFN launched Venturize, a new resource that will assist small business owners with tools and information to help them make better borrowing decisions; MacArthur Foundation calls for proposals for a $100MM competition to solve...

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