Governor Pat Quinn launches re-opening of SW Side bank vital to Laino community

September 21, 2013 1:59:59 PM PDT
Governor Pat Quinn joined with local officials for the re-opening of a bank that's been important in the Latino community on the Southwest Side.

A balloon launch was part of the celebration at 26th and Pulaski.

In 2012, Second Federal Savings and Loan failed. It has now transformed into Second Federal Credit Union.

It has already begun to offer new mortgage loans and a dreamer loan, which helps young immigrants finance their visa applications.