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/ September 11, 2020 / Newswire

On September 3, the City of Oakland and OFN member Working Solutions announced the disbursement of $1.375 million in emergency grants to 275 low-income small business owners in Oakland to help them weather the COVID-19 crisis, as...

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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / September 1, 2020 / Policy

On August 27, the CDFI Fund’s Community Advisory Board held a virtual meeting where OFN President and CEO Lisa Mensah spoke to the group, joining leaders from other CDFI membership associations on a...

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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / August 10, 2020 / Policy


OFN is very disappointed that COVID relief negotiations between Congressional leaders and the Trump Administration have broken down, especially as the health and economic impacts of the pandemic continue to disproportionately affect low-income communities and communities of color.

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