TUCSON, AZ (August 23, 2021) — Vantage West Credit Union recently received a $1.8 million grant from the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund. The credit union will use the grant to support community credit needs amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Vantage West received the highest dollar amount possible and was one of only four Arizona credit unions to receive an award. The grant will contribute to Vantage West’s efforts to transform their lending capabilities so they can serve more Members in greatest need of assistance. The credit union will deploy the grant funding over the next 18-24 months.