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/ July 9, 2020 / Newswire

This post was written by OFN Blog guest author Kim Erlichson, Vice President of Corporate Communucations, Wells Fargo. 

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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / June 29, 2020 / Policy

While initially sidelined, once CDFIs were brought in as PPP lenders they swiftly mobilized to help many of the smallest of these businesses—and recent data shows CDFI performance outpaced the larger lenders in the program.    ...

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Mary Scott Hardwick / June 8, 2020 / Policy

The Treasury Department and SBA made an announcement on May 28 to set aside $10 billion of round two Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funding exclusively for Community Development Financial...

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Mary Scott Hardwick / May 19, 2020 / Policy

On May 13, the House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access held a virtual forum for their members on the implementation of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).

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