NWCUA Advances the Credit Union Movement at NCSL Legislative Summit

Cannabis banking and tax fairness were among the key topics up for debate at this national policy-shaping event.

Northwest Credit Union Professionals Demonstrate Excellence in WCMS Class of 2017

High-honors Western CUNA Management School graduates from Northwest credit unions share how the program has transformed their careers.

CULAC Successes and Upcoming Events

Oregon State CU pledges $32,014 during this year’s CULAC campaign; CLIMB Idaho to host CULAC fundraiser on Aug. 24.

Northwest Credit Unions Share Plans for Total Eclipse on Aug. 21

From the front lines, Oregon and Idaho credit unions share plans for a day that could bring hundreds of thousands of tourists to their areas.

Credit Unions Tee Up for Great Causes in September

Rivermark Community CU launches inaugural charity golf tournament; Westmark CU to host 15th Annual Credit Unions for Kids golf tournament; Kitsap, Evergreen, and Pierce County Chapters team up for Credit Unions for Kids; East Idaho CU to host Kicks for Kids golf tournament.

Legislators Unite in Support of Access to Banking for Legal Marijuana Businesses

Legislators across the nation renewed a resolution calling for states’ rights to determine their own paths forward on cannabis regulation.

Is Your Credit Union Prepared for the Eclipse?

Your Association’s compliance team offers a checklist of important security and operational concerns to address before Aug. 21.

Numerica Credit Union Partners with Lifetime Television to Give Financial Makeover to Member Family

Lifetime’s report on the makeover will be featured on air August 8 and 15, giving credit unions a public awareness win. Numerica offers advice to credit unions considering similar partnerships.

Member News: Here’s What’s Happening in Northwest Credit Unions

HAPO Community Credit Union breaks ground on new branch in Vancouver, WA; BECU expands annual People Helping People Awards; Spokane Federal Credit Union celebrates members and launches redesigned website; Credit Unions for Kids appoints inaugural Professorship in Pediatrics.

Huge Crowds Coming for Total Solar Eclipse Present Challenges, Opportunities for Northwest Credit Unions

Your Association shares a checklist for Idaho and Oregon credit unions in or near the “path of totality.”

Sen. Jan Angel Honored With 2017 Community Impact Award

Washington credit unions celebrate the senator’s leadership and support.

Member News: Northwest Credit Unions Give Back to Their Communities

BECU awards 80 scholarships; Numerica Credit Union presents $95,000 to local nonprofits; Inspirus Credit Union supports Science Education Partnership; Horizon Credit Union donates to Big Bend Community College.

Northwest Credit Unions Welcome New Leadership

Gayle Rust Gustafson joins iQ Credit Union as chief lending officer; BECU welcomes Darren Hamby as new vice president of Total Rewards; Columbia Credit Union announces Dan Kreamier as VP branch manager of its first Oregon branch.

News and Notes: Here’s What’s Happening in Northwest Credit Unions

Gesa Credit Union donates $46,000 to local school districts; Advantis Credit Union awards $50,000 in GROW Grants to local nonprofits; TwinStar Credit Union Celebrates Grand Opening of new branch in Aberdeen, Washington.