Educating about the Disabilities Market

OFN-charlieThe DOF Presents to Opportunity Finance Network Members

The DOF introduced the world of community development finance to the disabilities market at the recent Opportunity Finance Network annual training conference.

Each year more than 700 CDFI and opportunity finance practitioners, CDFI Board members, bankers, regulators, foundation staff, religious investors, and investment managers attend this conference.

The DOF presented a pre-conference session addressing disability rights, policies and benefits. The connection was made between the needs of the disabilities market and the match with the parameters of community development finance. The session was attended by representatives from the Federal Reserve Bank, CDFIs, and other organizations.