Family assistance, Finance, Social services, Trenton

Credit Unions

Written by Paul Perez. The Community Development Credit Union may be the best replicable model for providing affordable capital and financial services in low-income and very low-income areas. Why can’t there be more of them? Help may be on the way. Credit Unions, with a hundred year history, and Community Development Credit Unions (CDCUs), with a 30–40 year history of…

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Church, Family assistance, Social services, Trenton

What role can the Church play in the elevation of the City of Trenton?

Written by Pastor Mark A. Broach Fatherlessness is a root cause of many of the ills plaguing the inner city, so we have to reach the men. The Church needs to teach biblical principles and help them be accountable but could also initiate programs to help get men off the streets through a combination of spiritual instruction and practical assistance,…

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