TITLE

Baptists and bank form partnership

PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;3/13/96, Vol. 113 Issue 9, p288
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Progressive National Baptist Convention (PNBC) has formed a partnership with NationsBank to help achieve a church goal of enhancing economic development. Provision of financial and technical assistance for the creation of affordable housing and community development projects; Plans to begin offering a special credit card to members of PNBC.
ACCESSION #
9603172485

 

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