Full Court Press on Advocacy for Credit Unions Coping with COVID-19

As Congress prepares the fourth round of stimulus relief, NWCUA is working closely with key committee members and all Northwest representatives to represent credit unions’ interests.

NWCUA Reinforces the Message that Credit Unions are Safe, Secure, and Ready to Help

Credit unions can access and share a variety of resources to assure members they are here for them during this difficult time.

NWCUA, Banking Associations, and Regulators Collaborate to Reassure Consumers

Through a joint news release, the banking system messaged that financial institutions are safe, sound, reliable, and here for you.

Credit Union-Supported Bills Pass Idaho Legislature

The work of advocacy pays off as the Credit Union Act updates are signed into law, along with a lienholder notification bill.

NCUA Opens Grant Cycle for Low-Income Designated Credit Unions

The funding can help credit unions continue to support members impacted by COVID-19.

Oregon Legislature Finishes 2020 Session with Walkout Stalling Legislation

The impasse notwithstanding, credit unions seized the opportunity to shine the spotlight on their services and impact.

Northwest Credit Unions’ United Grassroots Advocacy Delivers Impactful Message to Congress

CUNA GAC concludes with successful Congressional meetings. A positive spotlight was on Northwest credit unions and their impact on the communities they serve, as well as the value they deliver to their memberships.

Oregon Credit Unions’ Financial Education Work Highlighted in Senate Hearing

NWCUA provided testimony to the Senate Committee on Education about credit unions’ work to fill gaps in education requirements.

NWCUA’s Troy Stang Elected as CUNA Board of Directors’ Chairman

In his CUNA GAC keynote address, Stang reminds advocates real member stories are the most powerful messages of all.

Credit Unions to Congress: We’re Here to Share the Credit Union Difference

The mainstage spotlight shone on Northwest credit unions as more than 5,000 advocates gathered in Washington, D.C., for CUNA GAC.

Credit Union Act Update Passes Idaho Senate

In a breakneck-paced session, credit union-backed lienholder notification bill passes in the House, and the Senate confirms Patti Perkins as Director of the Department of Finance.

Advocacy Army Shares the Love with Oregon’s Legislature

It may be a “short session” for the Legislature this year, but advocates made a lasting impression at this year’s Legislative Lunch at the Capitol last week.

Credit Union Advocates Make Strong Statement to Washington Legislators

More than 250 advocates attended Credit Union Day at the Capitol last week.

Credit Union Day at the Capitol: The Credit Union Difference is Made Clear to Idaho Legislators

Idaho advocates are encouraged to stay engaged during and after the session, discussing credit union priorities with legislators.