September was another strong month for credit unions according to CUNA senior economist Perc Pineda.
Financial reality fairs were held across the Northwest to celebrate International Credit Union Day, while Spokane credit unions broke out tools for a playground build. Some Oregon fairs also featured a Proclamation from Gov. Kate Brown recognizing credit unions’ contributions to the state.
Oral arguments in the TCPA lawsuit are slated for Wednesday… NCUA posts budget in advance of board briefing… CFPB consent order raises questions regarding application of UDAAP… Appeals court clips CFPB’s wings a bit…
The top leaders, advocates, chapters, and CUNA Award winning credit unions were honored to close out the 2016 MAXX Convention.
A capacity crowd raised a record amount for Credit Unions for Kids and Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals at the Hollywood Glamour Auction, an event that fittingly punctuated 30 years of Credit Unions for Kids, the charity that started right here in the Northwest.
CFPB ruled unconstitutional by Federal Court… 360 Degree Advocacy on full display… SBA Office of Advocacy and NCUA file comment letters on CFPB payday proposal… NCUA takes more steps toward extended exam cycle for healthy credit unions… interchange study defeated in Arkansas… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s CUNA Advocacy Update….
CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference is February 26 through March 2 in Washington, DC. And young credit union professionals have a chance to crash the party.
Credit Unions for Kids Celebrates 30 Years With $5 Million Commitment to the OHSU Gary & Christine Rood Family Pavilion
For three decades, Northwest credit unions’ “charity of choice” has supported OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, embodying the cooperative principle of “people helping people.”
While national politics dominated TV screens, the Chapter’s legislative dinner focused on credit union advocacy.
Applications must be received by October 14.
Point West is organizing its third annual bowling event in Portland, while the Kitsap and Pierce County chapters are coming together for a golf tournament.
Spokane-area credit union staff, volunteers and resources are needed to join in the effort to build a new playground for the Northeast Youth Center on October 20.
The Washington State legislator is a contender for the 7th District seat after finishing first in the primary, following an endorsement from former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.
NWCUA chapters have been working hard together this summer with events across Oregon and Washington to support the Credit Union Movement.