Northwest Credit Unions Recognized with Regional CUNA Awards

Four credit unions won Dora Maxwell, Louise Herring, and Alphonse Desjardins awards for their commitment to the “People Helping People” philosophy.

NCUA Q1 2021 Report Highlights Northwest Credit Unions’ Strength in Several Categories

Credit unions in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington led the nation in key metrics, including membership, loan, and asset growth.

Idaho and Alaska Credit Unions Posted Highest Median Membership Growth Rates in Q2 2020

Northwest credit unions also shined in their return on average assets, data shows.

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Northwest Credit Unions See High Return on Average Assets in Q1 2020

Idaho continues its positive median annual asset growth momentum, coming in second highest in the nation with 7%.

NCUA Approves $171 Million in Distribution of Southwest Corporate Credit Union’s Estate

Many Northwest credit unions were members of the former corporate and will receive funds in July.

President Trump to Nominate Kyle Hauptman to Succeed J. Mark McWatters on NCUA Board

Hauptman is currently a key advisor to Sen. Tom Cotton and the Staff Director of the Senate Banking Committee’s subcommittee on Economic Policy.

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.

Alternative Capital Proposal Advances, Incorporating NWCUA Input

NCUA Board votes unanimously to advance proposal allowing non-low-income-designated credit unions to access alternative capital through issuing of subordinated debt.

NCUA Releases 2020 Supervisory Priorities

New priorities help prepare credit unions for upcoming regulatory examinations.

It’s OK to Crash this Party

Young credit union professionals encouraged to apply to be 2020 CUNA GAC Crashers by Nov. 30.

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Northwest Credit Unions Awarded $80,000 in NCUA Grants

The Community Development Revolving Loan Fund allows low-income designated credit unions to better serve members.

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Idaho Sees Highest Median Annual Share and Deposit Growth  at end of Q2

Alaska sees highest annual share and deposit growth nationwide.

CUNA CEO Roundtable Event

Northwest Credit Union Leaders Meet with CUNA’s Jim Nussle and Brett Martinez

CEOs discussed key topics facing the credit union industry, shared ideas, and heard the latest on CUNA’s priorities.

First Quarter Sees Strong Credit Union Performance in the Northwest

Idaho’s median asset growth highest nationwide; Oregon sees low median delinquency rate; Washington experiences high membership growth.

New NCUA and SBA Partnership Helps Drive Small Business Success

The three-year collaborative effort will advance Northwest credit unions’ use and understanding of SBA lending.

Northwest Credit Unions can Learn About NCUA’s 2019 Low-Income Grants in Upcoming Webinar

Qualifying credit unions are encouraged to apply early and contact their Association for assistance.

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NCUA’s Low-Income Designated Grant Round Opens June 2

Credit unions are encouraged to take steps in May to simplify the application process.