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Media Release

Self-Help Credit Union is coming to Raleigh

Oct 11, 2019

Durham, NC [October 7, 2019] - Self-Help Credit Union ( is opening a regional branch in Raleigh, NC to expand financial services to our members and to grow our customer base in the Raleigh, NC and surrounding area. The new branch, located at 7029 Harps Mill Road, is expected to open early next year.

Founded in Durham in 1980, Self-Help is a nonprofit community development lender, real estate developer and credit union that serves communities traditionally underserved by conventional markets. Self-Help has provided over $8.5 billion in financing to more than 159,000 families, small businesses and nonprofits across the country.

“The location fits with our vision and commitment to serving working families and communities across North Carolina,” states Ron Wiley, Self-Help Credit Union Regional Director.   “Members will benefit from the expanded choice of branch locations and products, such as mobile banking services.” 

Self-Help Credit Union is part of the Center for Community Self-Help (Self-Help), and helps drive economic development and strengthen communities by providing responsible financial services; lending to individuals, small businesses and nonprofits; developing real estate; and promoting fair financial practices across the nation. Through its credit union network, Self-Help serves thousands of people in California, Florida, Illinois, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

Self-Help offers a full range of financial products and services including personal, vehicle, mortgage and business loans. Self-Help also offers a dynamic online and mobile banking system.  For more information on how to join, go to



For More Information, Contact: 

Jenny Shields, Director of Media Relations, Self-Help Credit Union

Direct Line: 919.794.6798  Cell: 919.695.2037