Lending programs and grants allow credit unions to fight food deserts and attract new business.
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Nine get nearly $1.4 million each. Self-Help FCU gets separate $3 million grant for Healthy Food Financing Initiative.
Credit union partners with Long Island Growers Market to host a farmers market every Thursday through Aug. 29 at its headquarters parking lot.
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.