Rural Credit Unions Are Evolving with Help from NWCUF

The Foundation’s Rural Access to Financial Services initiative gives credit unions tools for serving members in rural communities.

Do You Know How to Prepare for Wildfires?

Visit the free resource center online to help your credit union, employees, and members stay safe.

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With Wildfire Season Upon Us, NWCUF is Here to Help

If credit union employees or board members are impacted by wildfires this summer, financial assistance is available.

How Credit Unions Can Keep Students Engaged this Summer and Beyond

NWCUF offers Bite of Reality and Biz Kid$ programs to support youth financial education.

Encourage Members to Start Their Kids Down the Road to Fiscal Fitness

During Credit Union Youth Month, credit unions can help parents prepare their children for a bright financial future.

Mountain America and ICCU Educate Idahoans During Idaho Financial Literacy Day

The credit unions joined three other organizations on the second floor of the Capitol rotunda to promote Idaho financial literacy efforts.

NWCUF is Bringing Biz Kid$ Financial Literacy Program Back this Coming School Year

The program will provide personal finance and business education in a flexible, virtual-friendly format.

OnPoint Community Credit Union Donates $100,000 to Financial Beginnings and Junior Achievement

The funds will help support financial literacy programs in Oregon and Southwest Washington schools.

Grant Brings Personal Finance Education to Every Idaho High School

Idaho Central Credit Union partners with Stukent to teach teenagers about financial literacy.

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Thousands of Northwest-Area High School Students Gain Real-World Budgeting Skills Thanks to Their Local Credit Unions

During the 2018-2019 school year, more than 3,500 students learned how to smartly save and spend at Financial Reality Fairs.

Key Oregon Legislator Sees Credit Union Financial Education Work First-Hand

Rep. Margaret Doherty, Chair of the House Education Committee, was a guest at Pacific NW Federal Credit Union’s Financial Reality Fair at a Portland High school.

Credit Unions Encouraged to Join the Northwest Credit Union Foundation’s Biz Kid$ Business Plan Competition

The competition will bring financial literacy and business education to middle schoolers throughout the region.

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Save to Win’s Incentives Encourage Consumers to Join Credit Unions

The nation’s largest prize-linked savings program inspires members to build their financial security.

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Financial Reality Fairs See High Student Engagement at April Events

Over 500 students learn financial skills in a budgeting exercise that simulates real-life choices.

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High School Students Hone Their Budgeting Skills Through Financial Reality Fairs

Northwest credit unions have provided financial education to more than 1,000 students in the past six months.

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Wanted: Volunteers Passionate About Financial Literacy

Credit union professionals needed to teach financial literacy to kids throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington.

New Mid Oregon Credit Union Student Branch Opens at La Pine High School

Funded with a grant from the Northwest Credit Union Foundation, the branch will provide students with career training and real-world money management experience.

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Northwest Credit Union Foundation Partner, Junior Achievement, Is Seeking Classroom Volunteers

Help increase youth financial literacy in your community through classroom programs. Find out if there’s an opening at a district near you.