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Jun 23, 2014, 13:30 ET

Study: More than 500,000 Ohio children live in lower-income communities underserved by supermarkets

Nearly two million Ohio residents, including more than 500,000 children, live in lower-income communities underserved by supermarkets and other...

Apr 07, 2014, 08:00 ET

56% of America's Nonprofits Can't Meet Demand; Worst Shortfall in 6 Years of Annual Nonprofit Finance Fund Survey

 The economic recovery is not offering signs of relief for the nonprofit sector, and many organizations are now looking to new models of...

Jan 28, 2014, 11:02 ET

James Irvine Foundation and Nonprofit Finance Fund Launch California Pay for Success Initiative

$2.5 Million Effort to Catalyze Innovative Model of Paying for Improved Social Services Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF) and The James Irvine...

Dec 10, 2013, 08:30 ET

$2.5 Million Community Resilience Fund Launches in New York City

Collaboration Designed to Spur Recovery of City's Frayed Social Safety Net Begins with 15 Human Service Providers Years of economic strain...

Nov 12, 2013, 08:30 ET

Report: How to Make "Aging in Place" a Reality

Nonprofit Finance Fund Investigates Emerging Eldercare Solutions That Allow Seniors Remain in Their Homes as They Age Nonprofit Finance Fund...

Nov 05, 2013, 14:13 ET

Finance Fund Awards $8 Million in NMTC for $53 million University Station Development

Public-Private Partnership Creates Jobs, Housing, Retail  Finance Fund has awarded $8 million in federal New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC)...

Jul 10, 2013, 08:30 ET

Finance Fund Receives $2 Million in Ohio New Markets Tax Credits

 Finance Fund, a statewide nonprofit financial intermediary, will receive $2 million in Ohio New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) out of a total of...

Jul 10, 2013, 08:00 ET

Finance Fund Launches New Website

 Finance Fund, a nonprofit statewide lender that moves public and private funds into underserved communities throughout Ohio, has launched a...

May 02, 2013, 09:58 ET

Finance Fund Receives $40 Million in New Markets Tax Credit Funding

Finance Fund, a statewide nonprofit financial intermediary, has received a $40 million New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation from the U.S....

Mar 27, 2013, 16:09 ET
Finance Fund has named Andrew P. Swary as Chief Legal Counsel for the statewide nonprofit financial intermediary.  (PRNewsFoto/Finance Fund)

Finance Fund Names Swary Chief Legal Counsel

 Finance Fund today announced the appointment of Andrew P. Swary as Chief Legal Counsel for the statewide nonprofit financial intermediary. He...

Mar 25, 2013, 08:00 ET

Nonprofit Finance Fund Survey of 5900+ Nonprofits: Organizations Innovating and Adapting to New Reality

39% Will Change the Main Ways They Raise and Spend Money Nonprofit Finance Fund (www.nonprofitfinancefund.org) today released the results of...

Mar 21, 2013, 10:21 ET

Finance Fund Launches Community Health Loan Fund

 Finance Fund has established a $6 million Community Health Loan (CHL) Fund to encourage the purchase, expansion or renovation of...

Feb 12, 2013, 09:00 ET

Finance Fund Awards $100,000 to Build Medina Creative Pet Play

 A doggy spa and daycare facility opened at Medina Creative Housing, LLC (MCH) today, thanks in part to a $100,000 economic development grant...

Feb 04, 2013, 10:30 ET

Nonprofit Finance Fund Report: Economic Recovery Calls on Small Nonprofits

Front-line Organizations Poised to Drive Community Revitalization  Nonprofit Finance Fund (www.nonprofitfinancefund.org) today released...

Jan 30, 2013, 08:00 ET

Catalyst Fund Reports: The Promise and Reality of Nonprofit Mergers and Collaborations

New Insight from Landmark Effort to Spur Meaningful Collaborations Among Boston Nonprofits The Catalyst Fund for Nonprofits today released...

Jan 08, 2013, 09:30 ET
Finance Fund COO Mark Barbash.  (PRNewsFoto/Finance Fund)

Mark Barbash Named Chief Operating Officer at Finance Fund

 Finance Fund today announced the appointment of Mark Barbash as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the statewide community development...

Nov 14, 2012, 12:12 ET

Finance Fund Awards $13+ Million to Build Muskingum Recreation Center

 Finance Fund has awarded more than $13 million in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) loans to make the Zanesville community's long-held dream of...

Jul 11, 2012, 09:15 ET

Finance Fund Receives $2 Million in Ohio New Markets Tax Credits to Spur $5.1 Million in Economic Development in Ohio's Distressed Communities

 Finance Fund will receive $2 million out of a total of $10 million in Ohio New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) announced by the Ohio Department of...

Apr 02, 2012, 08:30 ET

Nonprofit Finance Fund 2012 Survey: After Year of Adaptation, Fundamental Challenges Remain

60% of Human Service Organizations Can't Meet 2012 Demand NFF CEO Antony Bugg-Levine: "We must make systemic changes to the way we address...

Mar 19, 2012, 13:56 ET

Finance Fund Names Hoyt Director of Public Affairs

Amanda Hoyt, former chief of staff for the Ohio Senate Minority Caucus, joins Finance Fund as director of public affairs. Hoyt, caucus chief...