Countrywide donations to NeighborWorks exceed $500,000MortgagePress.comNeighborWorks, Countrywide
NeighborWorks America has announced that Countrywide Financial
Corporation has become a national supporter and donated more than
$513,000 to foster homeownership education, counselor training,
down-payment assistance and foreclosure intervention programs.
The funds are being used in part to support a network of 92
NeighborWorks HomeOwnership Centers that provide one-stop access to
the various services and training that customers need to shop for,
purchase, rehabilitate, insure and maintain a home. Additionally,
Countrywide's contributions have helped finance training programs
provided by the NeighborWorks Center for Homeownership
Calabasas, Calif.-based Countrywide Financial Corporation is a
residential mortgage lender. For more information, call (818)
225-3000 or visit www.countrywide.com.
Washington, D.C.-based NeighborWorks America is a national
nonprofit organization created by Congress to provide financial
support, technical assistance and training for community-based
revitalization efforts. For more information, call (202) 220-2300
or visit www.nw.org.