Rural Access Planning Grant Applications Due March 26

Credit unions serving rural communities are encouraged to apply for funds.

Westmark Credit Union Employees Serve Homemade Meals and a Side of Hope to Hungry Idahoans

The credit union found ways to continue serving the urgent needs of its community, even during a pandemic.

Maps Community Foundation Helps Credit Union Members Restock Groceries

Following the devastating ice storm that left thousands without power, the Maps Community Foundation gave $40,000 to over 800 credit union members.

Mountain America Credit Union Donates 2,200 Winter Coats to Idaho Schools

The credit union partnered with Operation Warm to keep students in Southeast Idaho warm, safe, and dry this season.

OnPoint Community Credit Union Supports Local Educators and Communities in Need

The credit union’s 2020 Prize for Excellence in Education program offered critical financial aid to educators in Oregon and Southwest Washington.

NWCUF Welcomes Three New Leaders to its Board of Directors

New Directors bring decades of credit union experience from Idaho, Oregon, and Washington.

CapEd Foundation’s Teacher Grants Offer Critical Support to Idaho Educators

One high school band teacher used grant funds to keep his class connected through the pandemic.

Credit Union Foundation Leaders Convene to Share Best Practices and Amplify Community Impact

National gathering in January provided valuable networking and an opportunity to hear from experts.

ICCU Helps Keep Local Teriyaki Restaurant Open Amid Lockdown

Thanks to a PPP loan, an Eagle, Idaho restaurant kept the food coming and employees paid.

NCCU Launches Heartwarming Valentine’s Day Photo Contest

The credit union asked members to send in photos of the people, places, and things they love most for a chance at a $25 DoorDash gift card.

NWCUF Amplifies Credit Unions’ Community Impact

Together, NWCUF and the region’s credit unions are working to improve the financial wellness of Northwest residents and communities.

Old West Federal’s Farm to Table Loan Meets Unique Need in Rural Oregon Community

The loan offers an affordable option for residents in Northeast Oregon to stock up on fresh, local meat.

Kitsap Credit Union Helps Homegrown Pediatrician Answer Her Community’s Call

A PPP loan funded by Kitsap Credit Union enabled family-owned Silverdale Pediatrics to serve its community throughout the pandemic.

$20,000 Grant from Advantis Credit Union Gives Online Learners a Bandwidth Boost

Through a partnership with SEI, the credit union is increasing internet accessibility for economically disadvantaged students who are distance learning.

CapEd Credit Union Supports Idaho Teachers and Schools Through Crowdfunding Site highlights local projects in need of funding across the Gem State.

Fibre Federal Honors Local Heroes Ahead of Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

From hand-delivering delicious treats to raising money for key organizations, the credit union made sure its local law enforcement officers felt the love.

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CU Learning TRAXX Toolkits: Programming Designed with You in Mind

Propel your professional development forward with sessions created specifically for Northwest credit unions.

Northwest Credit Unions’ Online Education Offerings Drive Healthier Financial Habits

From videos and ebooks to worksheets and other resources, credit unions ensure their members have access to valuable financial education in a changing economy.