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  • MERGER! Community First + Mendo Lake

    October 2016

    Santa Rosa, Calif. –– Two local credit unions, Mendo Lake and Community First, have agreed to merge, creating a community-based cooperative with greater value and more convenience for their members. 

    “By combining, we make the financial cooperative the perfect size. We’ll be big enough to take advantage of the latest electronic conveniences for members, but small enough to maintain the personal service our members appreciate,” Community First CEO Todd Sheffield said. Together, the combined not-for-profit financial cooperative will have assets of $423 million and a membership of nearly 48,000.

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