Non-profit to bring 1,000 jobs to NC

June 11, 2009 7:55:36 AM PDT
Governor, Beverly Perdue says the Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America plans to add more than 1,000 jobs in Charlotte over the next five years. The organization is a non-profit that provides counseling and lending assistance to people with poor credit.

The Boston-based company said it is expanding its operations and will invest $4.5 million.

The company also offers loans with no down payments or closing costs and has held events around the nation to find ways to help at-risk homeowners lower their mortgage payments.