Self Help http://wunc.org en Credit Union Merger: Generations And Self-Help http://wunc.org/post/credit-union-merger-generations-and-self-help <p></p><p></p><p>The credit union landscape has changed a little across North Carolina.&nbsp; Durham-based <a href="http://gencomcu.org/">Generations Community Credit Union</a> has merged with <a href="https://www.self-help.org/">Self-Help Credit Union</a>.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 01:23:07 +0000 Leoneda Inge 33484 at http://wunc.org Credit Union Merger: Generations And Self-Help School Renovation Helps East Durham Revitalization http://wunc.org/post/school-renovation-helps-east-durham-revitalization <p></p><p></p><p>There’s a section of East Durham undergoing major revitalization, and in the middle of it all is the oldest existing school building in the city.</p><p>But today, more than 100 years later, the old <a href="http://www.opendurham.org/buildings/east-durham-graded-school-ye-smith-school">East Durham Graded School</a> has been renovated in grand style.&nbsp; The project is getting a lot of attention and economic developers and neighbors hope it’s the spark that will keep community revitalization going.</p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 09:56:57 +0000 Leoneda Inge 22524 at http://wunc.org School Renovation Helps East Durham Revitalization Greater Kinston Credit Union Working To Keep Legacy Strong http://wunc.org/post/greater-kinston-credit-union-working-keep-legacy-strong <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">There is a credit union in eastern North Carolina that has worked hard to help people who have historically been left out of traditional banking circles.</span></p><p>But during the economic downturn, the <a href="http://www.greaterkcu.org/">Greater Kinston Credit Union</a> suffered just like many of its members.&nbsp; Major loans weren’t re-paid and the state placed it under conservatorship.&nbsp; Today, Greater Kinston has a new manager, is open for business and is making money again.</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 10:32:48 +0000 Leoneda Inge 21044 at http://wunc.org Greater Kinston Credit Union Working To Keep Legacy Strong