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Investing in Culturally Sensitive Medical Care: How Mission-Based Financing Fills a Gap

When the Coquille Indian Tribe in southwestern Oregon outgrew its 20-year-old medical clinic, the tribe dreamed of creating a larger initiative to help improve residents’ health through holistic wellness services. That vision became a reality through innovative investment strategies provided by community development financial institutions (CDFIs). These mission-driven financial organizations are designed to invest in […]