ALBUQUERQUE, NM--(Marketwired - March 20, 2017)-This week, New Mexico CU's celebrated two major victories for credit unions in the New Mexico House and Senate.
Five low-income credit unions representing 114,406 members from Mississippi to the Bronx have earned certification as community development financial institutions, the NCUA announced Monday.
The five credit unions with combined assets of $744 million.
This week, nominations open for the Eleventh Annual Native Awards. Florida Community Loan Fund (FCLF) invests $1.6MM in a Florida food bank to benefit 100 schools and 400 human service agencies in four Florida counties.
This week, NextCity examined the impact of the certification of credit unions as Community Development Financial Institutions by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and the U.S. Treasury's CDFI Fund.
This week the CSH was named as a supporter of the White House’s Data Driven Justice Initiative. Mercy Loan Fund hit a major milestone. VEDC shows support for small businesses in Los Angeles, Chicago and New York through their National African American Small Business Loan Fund.