Loan funds win the majority of community development grant monies, not credit unions.
The $365M Baltimore credit union joins 176 other credit unions nationwide that are CDFIs.
Florida's largest credit union now carries the low income designation
The story of how mergers increased a credit union's member value proposition.
This Opinion piece urges low-income credit unions to apply for NCUA funding and CDFI certification.
For the first time, NCUA will make money available to low-income credit unions applying for Community Development Financial Institution status from Treasury's CDFI Fund. The approval process can be lengthy.
Technology upgrades, CDFI certification and summer interns all eligible for funding.
Just more than 2,000 credit unions may be eligible for funding.
Nine get nearly $1.4 million each. Self-Help FCU gets separate $3 million grant for Healthy Food Financing Initiative.
Mass signings result of effort by credit unions and consultancy.