Upcoming Leveraging the Credit Union Difference Workshop Aims to Inspire CU Professionals

Registration space is still available for Nov. 29-Dec. 1 event on Bainbridge Island.

Development Education: A link Between the Past and Future of Credit Unions

NWCUA’s Carmen Vigil recently had the opportunity to participate in the April Credit Union Development Educator training, organized by the National Credit Union Foundation. Here is her perspective on this transformative program.

Support the New America’s Credit Union Museum

Focused on telling credit unions’ “People Helping People” story, NWCUA supports this new museum by sharing the credit union history of the Pacific Northwest.

Credit Union Collaboration Funds Small Business Dreams

Business Impact NW CUSO helps underserved entrepreneurs gain access to capital and financial guidance.

A World Council Opportunity to “Future Vision” Brazil’s CU System

Unitus Community CU’s Steven Stapp, Vice Chair of the WOCCU Board of Directors, offers insight into an opportunity to study the Brazilian SICREDI CU system.

Credit Union Collaboration in Action

During an emergency caused by a flood, Cheney FCU found a home at Primesource CU to continue to serve members.

CU Impact: Advantis Credit Union Helps Feed Portland’s Year-round Hunger Need

Other Portland-area credit unions also are invited to help the Police Bureau’s Sunshine Division solve the problem.

“Leveraging the CU Difference” Workshop Reignites a Passion for the Credit Union Movement in the Northwest

The unconventional workshop helped participants relate to the needs of current and potential credit union members, revisit the purpose and foundation of credit unions, and create action plans to take back to their credit unions.

Northwest Credit Unions Embrace the “People Helping People” Philosophy on International Credit Union Day

From revitalizing a teen shelter to hosting mobile food banks, credit unions across the Northwest found philanthropic and creative ways to celebrate.

Leveraging the Credit Union Difference

In an immersive workshop, credit union professionals will gain a better understanding of the CU difference, learn how credit unions’ unique structure impacts communities, discover potential solutions for their members, and more.

CU Showcase: Inspirus Credit Union Helps Homeless, Housing Insecure Students with School Supplies Giveback

Events in Tukwila and Spokane gave kids a “shopping” budget exercise – and a good start to the school year.

Numerica Credit Union Partners with Lifetime Television to Give Financial Makeover to Member Family

Lifetime’s report on the makeover will be featured on air August 8 and 15, giving credit unions a public awareness win. Numerica offers advice to credit unions considering similar partnerships.

Member News: Here’s What’s Happening in Northwest Credit Unions

HAPO Community Credit Union breaks ground on new branch in Vancouver, WA; BECU expands annual People Helping People Awards; Spokane Federal Credit Union celebrates members and launches redesigned website; Credit Unions for Kids appoints inaugural Professorship in Pediatrics.

News and Notes: Here’s What’s Happening in Northwest Credit Unions

Gesa Credit Union donates $46,000 to local school districts; Advantis Credit Union awards $50,000 in GROW Grants to local nonprofits; TwinStar Credit Union Celebrates Grand Opening of new branch in Aberdeen, Washington.