Murmurings - National Credit Union Foundation Podcast
About This Show
Murmurings: highlighting best practices around financial education, financial well-being, philosophy and philanthropy in the credit union space.
Whether it’s collaborating on projects, convening resources, igniting passion, honoring leaders, or making financial education meaningful, the Foundation represents credit unions at the national level, kick starting their efforts to strengthen the financial well-being of everyone in their community.
Most Recent Episode
#23 - "Lending with a Heart" via Small Personal Loans
On this podcast, we’re talking about “Lending with a Heart” from Nueva Esperanza Community CU, which is at the intersection of financial education, well-being and philosophy. The program, which provides loans to members unable to gain credit elsewhere, recently won a Louise Herring award from CUNA.
To learn more, we talk with Sue Cuevas, CEO/Manager of Nueva Esperanza Community Credit Union, in Toledo, Ohio. You’ll hear about the tremendous impact of the small-dollar loan program on the credit union’s Latino members. Its helped them on everything from refrigerators to starting businesses to even becoming U.S. citizens. We also chat about some challenges and opportunities serving Latinos and other insightful topics. For more information and pictures, visit https://blog.ncuf.coop/2017/05/murmurings-podcast-23-small-personal-loans-via-lending-with-a-heart/