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BEA Program Awardee Provides Affordable Banking Access to Rural Alabamans https://www.cdfifund.gov/impact/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=76BEA Program Awardee Provides Affordable Banking Access to Rural Alabamans <div class="ExternalClassC8C081AE9189423C8C5F12EF07BBE7AF"><p>With its limited banking presence, the rural area of Atmore, Alabama lacks mainstream financial service options, particularly for the quarter of its residents that are living at or below the poverty level. This is a familiar situation in rural areas across the nation located in, or are at risk of becoming, banking deserts.</p><p><a href="/Documents/BEA%20Impact%20Story%201-13-20C.pdf" target="_blank">To read the full story, click here.</a><br></p> </div>2020-01-31T15:00:00ZLocal Impact76GP0|#6977010d-91c8-405e-8f44-4df9b1fb4ec9;L0|#06977010d-91c8-405e-8f44-4df9b1fb4ec9|Bank Enterprise Award Program;GTSet|#52f34ab0-6f81-4fe6-b393-2715c7089532;GP0|#2931fedb-552d-4ecc-991d-8d372d771277;L0|#02931fedb-552d-4ecc-991d-8d372d771277|Alabama