Alternatives is a regional Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI).
Our Mission: To build wealth and create economic opportunity for underserved people and communities.
Our Vision: To increase our impact and become the financial hub of a more prosperous community, with a strong local and national reputation for exceptional member service, competitive deposit and loan products, high employee morale and innovative outreach and education programs. We will be the "head and heart" credit union, combining intelligent business practices with an unwavering commitment to our mission, building on our tradition of innovation in solving pressing local economic concerns.
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Express Employment Professionals, Kathy Nivison
With a background of 15 years in Human Resources, Kathy Nivison started
up the Ithaca office of Express Employment Professionals to better serve
local employment and recruiting needs. Kathy approached Alternatives for
a business loan, and was impressed with both the loan's low interest
rate, as well as the quick response from Bob Anderson, the business loan
officer at Alternatives.
Kathy took advantage of our "Women and Minority" subsidized loan, which
helps women and minority borrowers who have a minimum of one year in
business and are looking for assistance with continued growth and expansion.
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