CDFIs are an essential part of our nation's financial ecosystem. And we are here to stay. Our work takes us where mainstream capital is scarce. We empower people to act in the best interests of their communities, themselves, and future generations.
OFN launched the Small Business Finance Forum (SBFF) six years ago. Every year since, we’ve topped the one before in attendance numbers and interest—and we expect the trend to continue well into the future.
OFN's sixth Small Business Finance Forum brings 300+ mission-driven lenders and their partners and allies together in Chicago starting today. This two-day event is the only one of its kind to focus on the unique needs and challenges of this important lending sector.
After a successful inaugural year in 2016, the Small Business Partner Showcase is returning to OFN’s Small Business Finance Forum, June 15-16, in Chicago.
Opening plenary speakers for OFN’s sixth annual Small Business Finance Forum have just been confirmed.