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CDFI Fund Announces First-Ever Bank Enterprise Award for Urban Partnership Bank

Urban Partnership Bank has been selected by the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) to receive a 2013 Bank Enterprise Award (BEA), an award which will be used to make loans to help support small businesses and affordable housing opportunities in our communities.   

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Urban Partnership Bank Opens New Financial Center in Pullman

William Farrow, President and CEO of Urban Partnership Bank, announced today the grand opening of the bank’s new financial center located inside the Walmart Supercenter in Chicago’s historic Pullman neighborhood at 10900 South Doty Avenue along the Bishop Ford freeway.

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Urban Partnership Bank to Expand into Pullman Community, New Branch to be Located in Walmart

Urban Partnership Bank today announced a lease agreement to open a new full-service bank branch in Chicago’s historic Pullman neighborhood’s new Walmart Supercenter.

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Urban Partnership Bank Designated a Minority Depository Institution

Urban Partnership Bank recently received a rare designation that will help the Bank better serve its underserved urban neighborhoods.

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Phil Fuentes Joins Board of Directors at Urban Partnership Bank

William Farrow, President and CEO of Urban Partnership Bank, announced today the election of Phil Fuentes (56 years of age), a local business owner and civic leader, to the community development bank’s board of directors.

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Urban Partnership Bank Joins the Effort to Prevent Financial Elder Abuse

To spotlight June 15th "World Elder Abuse Awareness Day" Urban Partnership Bank is offering tips on how to identify and prevent elder financial abuse.

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Urban Partnership Bank Acquires Chicago South Side Office from Northern Trust

Urban Partnership Bank today announced it will acquire Northern Trust’s full-service office on Chicago’s South Side.

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Urban Partnership Bank Expands Products

To better serve the needs of its customers, Urban Partnership Bank announced a major enhancement to its line of consumer financial services and products.

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We want to make banking more convenient for customers who are ‘on-the-go’ by being accessible from virtually anywhere, at anytime.

- William Farrow
Former President and CEO, Urban Partnership Bank