Award-winning and innovative, Opportunity Fund is California's leading microfinance provider.
Opportunity Fund believes that small amounts of money and financial advice can help people make permanent and lasting change in their own lives, driving economic mobility and building stronger communities. They say “Yes!” to small business owners, low-income students, and families because entrepreneurship, education, and sound financial habits are proven pathways to greater economic opportunity.
Their strategy combines microloans for small business owners and microsavings accounts to help students pay for college and families save for a rainy day. As California’s leading microfinance provider, the team has deployed $100 million and helped more than 12,000 people since 1994.
Their mission is to advance the economic well-being of working people by helping them earn, save and invest in their future.