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Three credit unions have made referral agreements so they can provide their small loans to California business members through the Opportunity Fund, a Community Development Financial Institution based in San Jose, Calif.

The non-profit on Tuesday announced partnerships with Self-Help Federal Credit Union of Durham, N.C. ($1.5 billion in assets, 80,005 members), UMe Credit Union of Burbank, Calif. ($272.6 million, 15,789 members) and Meriwest Credit Union of San Jose, Calif. ($1.9 billion, 87,651 members).

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