We kicked-off OFN’s 2017 Advocacy Day with a lovely reception to honor four CDFI Congressional Champions—Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), and Tha
Washington, D.C. (May 16, 2017)—Today, OFN will honor Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), and Thad Cochran (R-MS), and Representative Mike Quigley (D-IL-5) with the CDFI Congressional Champion Award.
CDFI borrower and project site visits with legislators are great opportunities for members of Congress to learn about CDFI services in local communities.
The Senate Banking Committee is currently accepting public feedback on legislative proposals to increase economic growth in the United States.
With a new Congress, it is more critical now than ever to share the impact of CDFIs across the nation.