The U.S. Treasury Department's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund has certified the $5.8 billion Suncoast Credit Union as a CDFI.
The largest CDFI in the country is now a credit union.
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Florida's largest credit union now carries the low income designation
The $5.55B Suncoast Credit Union will apply for U.S. Treasury CDFI grants to help finance affordable housing projects and other initiatives.
Changes reflect $5.5 billion credit union's recent conversion to a state charter.
Big Florida credit union to become a state-chartered institution next year.
Since before the turn of the century credit unions have been looking for a legislative win. Something that will not only improve our charter but also show that we can get proactive legislation passed. With the proposed MBL bill, we had the perfect legislation at the perfect time.
The $5.2 billion, 545,000-member Suncoast Schools FCU has opened its 52nd and 53rd branches, the Tampa, Fla., credit union said.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman was a big attraction at Suncoast Schools' event.