Loan to school district will renovate building located in historical New Orleans neighborhood.
CEO of suburban New Orleans CU says "we'd like to get another shot" at merging with Baton Rouge's Main Street Financial.
An innovative community development credit union that serves the greater New Orleans area is one of 12 financial institutions to receive federal grant money to help improve the quality of food in their areas.
Talks already under way with Ninth Ward merchants, CU says.
Kiva.org, the online organization that allows individuals to invest in development micro-loans around the world, has chosen a community development credit union as its field partner for its micro-lending effort in New Orleans.
Success with New Orleans credit union encourages micro-lending organization to partner with more.