The $5.55B Suncoast Credit Union will apply for U.S. Treasury CDFI grants to help finance affordable housing projects and other initiatives.
This Opinion piece urges low-income credit unions to apply for NCUA funding and CDFI certification.
The $311 million Freedom First Credit Union, headquartered in Roanoke, Va., won the $100,000 Next Seed Capital Award from the Opportunity Finance Network.
The $311 million Freedom First won the $100,000 Next Seed Capital Award from the Opportunity Finance Network.
Designation allows Miami credit union to apply for Treasury grants.
You're a newly designated low-income credit union, congratulations! You now have access to tools that can be leveraged for growth and aren't available to all credit unions.
The NCUA will provide state regulators with a list of low-income eligible credit unions through a cooperative effort between the NCUA and NASCUS.
Federation will sponsor session for current and potential low income designated credit unions.
As some credit unions around the country gear up to apply for grant money from the U.S. Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund, there are indications that credit unions are gradually becoming more sophisticated about navigating the grant writing process.