Inspiring Community Impact Stories Shine a Light on Credit Unions’ Extraordinary Work

The CIRT survey remains open until the end of this week. Credit unions are encouraged to submit their powerful stories and data now.

Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union Campaign’s Summer Analytics and Survey Now Available

Analytics show the campaign’s messaging is resonating — especially in the Northwest.

Community Impact Reporting Tool Data and Stories Now Being Collected

Credit unions are urged to fill out the CIRT survey this month for the upcoming legislative session.

Do You Know Your State’s Absentee Ballot Request Deadlines?

As the U.S. General Election rapidly approaches, credit unions can help encourage their employees and members to #GetOutTheVote.

Register to Attend an Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union Campaign Update Webinar

The Oct. 20 webinar will share campaign data from May through July and provide insight on Northwest and national performance.

Community Impact Reporting Tool Survey Now Open for Northwest Credit Unions

Data and stories will tell the big-picture story of how credit unions have served members, Main Street, and their communities throughout 2019 and during COVID-19.


New Oregon, Federal Guidance on Absences for COVID-19-Related School and Child Care Closures

Farleigh Wada Witt summarizes key regulatory changes for employers related to the Oregon Family Leave Act and Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

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Key Provisions of Oregon Workplace Fairness Act Go Into Effect Oct. 1

Credit union law firm, Farleigh Wada Witt, provides guidance on the Act and encourages credit unions to review and update their nondiscrimination policies and employee handbooks.

Are You and Your Members Ready to Get Out the Vote?

As the Nov. 3 election date nears, credit unions are encouraged to get the word out on important dates regarding voter registration and absentee ballots.

Farleigh Wada Witt’s Kelly Tilden Weighs in on SCOTUS Anti-LGBTQ+ Discrimination Ruling

Tilden dissects the Bostock v. Clayton County court case and outlines best practices for credit unions moving forward.

$1.5 Million in Grants Still Available for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Four credit unions are collaborating to distribute the funds, and other Oregon credit unions can refer their members. Applications are due by Aug. 17.

Credit Unions: Celebrate Your Great Work! Nominations for CUNA Awards Due Soon

Credit unions have just 10 days left to submit their nominations for the Dora Maxwell, Louise Herring, and Desjardins awards.

Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union Campaign’s Consumer-Facing Website Sees Record-Breaking Nationwide Traffic

June data suggests the campaign’s re-tooled messaging directly addressing financial security is resonating.

Credit Union Insurer, American Share Insurance, Announces Management Team Change

Chief Financial Officer, Curt Robson, has retired from the corporation after three decades of service.

Pay Attention to These Metrics During the Pandemic

Oregon regulator Janet Powell encourages credit unions to invest more time being present in their communities and speaking with members.

Community Impact Reporting Tool Tells the Collective Northwest Credit Union Give-Back Story

CIRT data collection for 2019 and 2020 to kick off this summer.

Advocacy Proves its Worth as Oregon Balances Difficult Health and Economic Decisions

NWCUA convenes credit unions for a briefing on the state’s reopening policies.

Inside Washington State’s Reopening

Credit union leaders hear perspectives from legislators who also wear hats as public health authorities and business owners.