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Resources for Choosing a Bank or Credit Union

Authored by: Multnomah Friends Meeting


In its 2021 search for a banking partner that was aligned with the meeting's values and was committed to racial justice, the Finance Committee of Multnomah Monthly Meeting in Portland, Oregon, considered the following resources.

(Click on each term in red to see more.)

Banking Terminology, including “Minority Depository Institution”
Better Banking Options
Minority and Women-Owned Depository List
by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, U.S. Treasury Department
Individual Banks and Credit Unions Studied by Multnomah Meeting
Advantis Credit Union
Beneficial State Bank
Beneficial’s Mission Targets
Beneficial’s “Do No Harm” Principles
Beneficial’s Statements of Solidarity
Beneficial’s Annual Impact Report
Consolidated Community Credit Union
One United Bank
OnPoint Credit Union
OnPoint’s Community Giving Program
OnPoint’s Community Impact Report


HS and older
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Community , Diversity, Equity, & Antiracism , Good Order in Quaker Meetings