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Anna Gomez / August 15, 2017 / Stories

They made thirteen moves in sixteen years. Donna Legare and her husband, Joe Houlihan, were tired.

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Sacha Adorno / May 17, 2017 / Stories

Many great ideas are hatched over drinks. For Josh Bennett and Will Lewis, their great idea was the drinks themselves—cider and mead, to be exact. These two Appalachia natives found each other at West Virginia University and began brewing together as a hobby.

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Lindsay Li / April 6, 2017 / Stories

CDFIs across the country equip small business owners with the tools to make responsible borrowing decisions.

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Liz Lopez / February 8, 2017 / Policy

OFN held a briefing on the CDFI industry February 1 for more than 50 Capitol Hill staffers from House and Senate offices from both sides of the aisle.

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Katie Havlovic / January 26, 2017 / Policy

As a former Hill staffer, I always looked forward to attending Congressional briefings because they were an opportunity to learn about the policy issues impacting different industries and hear from the perspective of practitioners.

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