SFF is a wholesale lender of social finance, providing finance to Social Lending Organisations so that they in turn can lend to borrowers seeking funding primarily for the purpose of community development and social enterprise.
The Social Lending Organisations which SFF provides funding to are currently Clann Credo and Community Finance Ireland.
SFF also has a subsidiary company, Microfinance Ireland, which lends to micro-enterprises, including start-ups and existing businesses.