There are many reasons to bank black in Washington D.C. including the fact that many black banks and credit unions were formed to serve the interest of a disenfranchised black community that were not allowed to bank with mainstream white banks, also they have a strong track record of reinvesting into the local community and loaning to small black business.
In short keeping you spending and saving and banking black is for the good of the black community!
Here is a list of black owned banks and credit unions in Washington D.C..
Do you know of any other black owned banks or credit unions in this state? Are the branches we listed still open? If you have any info please email us family[AT]urbanintellectuals.com.
If you are looking for banks in nearby states of other states see our list black owned banks in all states.
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