COLUMBUS, Ohio (1/18/12)--The Ohio Credit Union Foundation has given a $5,000 grant to the state's newest credit union, Neuva Esperanza (New Hope) Community CU, Toledo.
The credit union, chartered in May 2010, is the first credit union chartered in the state in the past 15 years. The outreach grant is for ongoing support to help it grow and serve the underserved membership in south Toledo, said the foundation in the Ohio Credit Union League's eLumination Newsletter (Jan. 11).
The foundation said it has $237,000 available for grants in 2012 because of contributions and support in 2011 from credit unions, chapters and individuals. For more information, use the link.