The $29B SECU partners with the city of Greenville, N.C. to ID and revitalize economically troubled neighborhoods.
Another CU handling public funds in Portland.
Portland mayor's new Responsible Banking Policy moves funds to two area credit unions and eight banks.
Mayor Sam Adams tells NWCUA the city needs to "buy local" when it comes to investing its money.
First it was Seattle and now Portland considering the idea of moving funds from banks to CUs.
As several more mayors moved to shut down Occupy encampments, demonstrators continue to be steadfast in promoting credit unions as the only alternative to banks.