Credit unions throughout the region continue to focus on workforce housing hurdles within their communities, creating products, services, and partnerships that are directly tackling the problem. To further propel this work, the Northwest Credit Union Foundation has awarded several credit unions with workforce housing project and planning grants in the latest round of funding. It’s the third time the Foundation has distributed grants to Northwest credit unions since launching the initiative in 2018, awarding a total of $685,000 to credit unions in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington, and directly impacting more than 400 households. The Foundation awarded $265,000 in project grants…Read more »
Security Deposit Loan Pilot
A collaboration with 3 Portland credit unions who identified a low interest loan product to overcome financial barriers to inflated rental and moving costs in their community. If you would like to connect with NWCUF on this pilot project, please submit your interest below.