Early Closing on Saturday, June 10

Due to our 31st Annual Membership Meeting, our Lower East Side Branch will close early, at 1PM, on Saturday, June 10.  Please click here for information about our Annual Membership Meeting.

Annual Membership Meeting: Saturday, June 10 @ 4PM

Join us to celebrate our 31st Anniversary in June!
Let’s review together 2016 accomplishments such as our new field of membership in Staten Island’s North Shore, the preparation of our new branch in Staten Island, the expansion of our ATM network, the implementation of free financial counseling in the East Harlem branch…  Read More

LES People’s Board Chair Deyanira del Rio Testifies Before Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

Deyanira del Rio’s testimony on Fostering Economic Growth: The Role of Financial Companies.
“As banks continue to consolidate and become further removed from communities and local economies, community development financial institutions (CDFIs) play an increasingly important role in stimulating small business, affordable housing and other development in economically distressed neighborhoods, through fair and transparent loans and investments. CDFI-certified credit unions, including LES People’s, serve more than eight million people across 46 states and, despite serving low income communities, exceed the financial growth and performance of their mainstream peers.”   Read Full Testimony