Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

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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/ September 19, 2017 / Newswire

Urban Institute has released data collected across the country and developed a a new fact sheet on the growing footprint of CDFIs and the role they play in serving communities in need. Key findings include:

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/ November 17, 2016 / Newswire

This week the Urban Institute published an article outlining four ideas for strengthening CDFI finances going forward:

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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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Lindsay Li / June 16, 2016 / Newswire

This week OFN announced a commitment with the Clinton Global Initiative, following the launch of Venturize. 2016 Wells Fargo NEXT Award finalists were announced. Enterprise Community Partners explored research relating to LIHTC, and more!

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