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U.S. Bank Joins the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Bureau of the Fiscal Service Mentor-Protégé Program

October 2, 2019

Via: Yahoo

U.S. Bank will mentor First Independence Bank, a minority-owned community bank in Detroit, Mich., as part of the Bureau of the Fiscal Service Mentor-Protégé Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Treasury. During the three-year commitment, U.S. Bank will provide guidance and insight to First Independence Bank as it strives to become a provider of financial services to the Department of Treasury.

“With the mentor-protégé program, the Treasury Department intentionally recognizes the importance of small banks in our economy, banks that have historically and traditionally served mostly their local communities,” said Corvelli McDaniel, Assistant Commissioner of Revenue Collections for Treasury’s Bureau of the Fiscal Service. “Now, through a period of preparation and mentorship, small banks will have an opportunity to serve the nation.”

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