HOPE Awarded $8 Million to Support Charter School Facilities
|HOPE recently financed the McDonogh 42 charter school in New Orleans, Louisiana.|
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded an $8 million grant to Hope Enterprise Corporation to establish the HOPE Charter School Facilities Fund, which will support financing for the renovation and construction of high quality charter school facilities in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Western Tennessee.
Credit Union Restores, Expands Financial Services to Area Residents
TERRY, MS – Community leaders, local residents and members of the faith community gathered in Terry to celebrate the opening of the town’s newest business – a full service branch of Hope Federal Credit Union (HOPE). After the town’s only bank branch closed this spring, the credit union responded by making a long term commitment to restore and expand financial services to area residents. Regions Bank donated the facility to HOPE.
HOPE, Habitat Partnership to Build 41 Homes
Announcement Kicks off Celebration of NeighborWorks Week
MOSS POINT – Forty-one new homes will be created thanks to a partnership between the Hope Enterprise Corporation (HOPE) and Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. HOPE used $5 million in New Markets Tax Credits, a program managed by the U.S. Treasury CDFI Fund, to support the project. Capital One purchased the federal tax credits, which provided financial resources to purchase materials and to cover other costs associated with the building of the high-quality energy efficient homes.