Posts tagged "Community reinvestment"

Clergy and Civic Leaders To Picket First Midwest Bank For Racial Bias of Underdeveloped Minority Suburban Communities

PRESS RELEASE For more information contact: Sean Howard @ sthmedia@aol.com For Immediate Release Homes project put on hold – The SouthtownStar http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/business/6372919-420/homes-project-put-on-hold.html CLERGY AND CIVIC LEADERS TO PICKET FIRST MIDWEST BANK FOR RACIAL BIAS OF UNDERDEVELOPED MINORITY SUBURBAN COMMUNITIES FIRST MIDWEST BANK REFUSES TO SUPPORT ANY DEVELOPMENT IN THE AFRICAN AMERICAN NEIGHBORHOOD OF BLUE ISLAND,... Read more »

"Report Card" On Community Reinvestments By Banks In Austin and Other Chicago Communities August 4

YOU ARE INVITED! Community Reinvestment Organizing Project (COP) In Partnership With The Westside Ministers Coalition (WMC) ………To Pick-Up The REPORT CARD” on What Banks in the Austin, and Chicago’s economically-struggling communities are working to keep families in their homes, providing banking services for the unbanked, working poor, and low-income families. When: Thursday, August 4th, 11a.m.... Read more »
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