Resourcing Our Communities: A Community Development Credit Union Info Share

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Are you interested in moving your money into democratic, community-controlled financial institutions that support low-income and immigrant communities? Want to get out of the banks financing Dakota Access and fossil fuels, union busting, and prisons? We can help!

 

Resourcing Our Communities: A Community Development Credit Union Info Share

 

Join us to learn:

  • The difference between banks, credit unions, community development credit unions, and community development financial institutions

  • Identify and evaluate community development credit unions and financial institutions in your area

  • Move your checking and savings accounts

  • Identify parts of your investment portfolio you could align with CDFIs and other community- and justice-focused investment opportunities

  • Navigate conversations with financial managers about making these investments

  • Where to find more resources and communities to support this work

 

The call will include representatives from the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions, Alternatives Fund of Ithaca, and Lower East Side People’s Federal Credit Union and is hosted by the Cooperative Economics Alliance of New York City.

 

You can join the call by dialing: +1 408 638 0968


Enter 495 644 9592# when asked for the meeting ID.

When you join please hit *6 to mute yourself.

Please note this call is audio only.

We will be collecting questions for our speakers to answer at the end of the call. Share your question by texting 917-319-1976 or by emailing organize@gocoopnyc.org.
 

Please note that while this call will include information about banking and checking accounts applicable to most people, half of the call will concern investment strategies for people with wealth. Bring your questions and feel free to come for all or part. The call is free but we welcome contributions to support CEANYC’s grassroots solidarity economy work.

December 19th, 2016 3:00 PM   through   4:00 PM

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