The Muru Mittigar Community Finance Hub is located at 111 Henry Street, Penrith NSW. The Hub is staffed by professionally qualified Aboriginal Financial Counsellors and is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm.
Situated in the heart of Western Sydney, the Community Finance Hub provides financial support services to the local community both onsite and through outreach services in Greater Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains. A range of free financial services are available to the local community, delivered in a safe, confidential and respectful environment.
THE MURU MITTIGAR COMMUNITY FINANCE HUB SERVICES INCLUDE:
Muru Mittigar NILS loans can assist people in Western Sydney living on low incomes to purchase essential goods and services such as a fridge, washing machine, bed/mattress, or to meet car registration costs. Muru Mittigar NILS loans are interest free, [...]
In 2008, the National Australia Bank (NAB) launched its first Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP), followed up by a second RAP launched in late 2009. The RAP aims to address Indigenous disadvantage through three key areas: promoting financial inclusion; building access [...]
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith, Parliamentary Secretary for Western Sydney, recently acknowledged the Muru Mittigar Community Finance Hub model as "unique in its delivery of financial capacity to Aboriginal clients", in NSW Parliament. Mr. Ayres described Muru Mittigar as [...]