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Around the Northwest: Contributions, Service and, Engagement

Advantis CU Sends $10K to Doernbecher; iQ CU staff volunteers on holiday; Red Canoe CU’s Jacobson wins MAXX Leaderboard contest.

Advantis Awards $50,000 in GROW Grants to Local Nonprofits

The grant fund has contributed over $300,000 to local organizations and has funded 39 projects since the program began in 2011.

Advantis Credit Union Awards $50,000 in GROW Grants to Local Nonprofits

The credit union invited community members to vote on who should get the grants, and money went to everything from a children’s book bank to an emergency shelter for women and children.

Advantis Credit Union Debuts Video Teller Technology at Remodeled Lloyd Center Branch

The new technology maintains the high level of personal member service the credit union is known for while adding the convenience of an ATM, and allows branch staff to focus on spending more personal time with members to help them with more complex goals and challenges.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

Advantis kicks off $50k GROW Community Fund; Red Canoe business development officer wins mentor of the year.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

Advantis Credit Union awards $50K in GROW Grants, United Health Services Credit Union opens a new Spokane Valley branch and Clackamas Federal Credit Union donations exceed original goal by more than 30% to help non-profits.

Oregon Community, Unitus Community, Advantis Honored for Philanthropy

Oregon Community Credit Union, Advantis Credit Union, and Unitus Community Credit Union all have been honored with the Portland Business Journal’s 2013 Corporate Philanthropy Awards, which recognize local companies that direct the most money to nonprofits.

Advantis Credit Union Awards $50,000 in Grants to Serve At-Risk Youth, Seniors and Animals

Advantis Credit Union’s annual GROW Community Fund campaign netted 40,000 social media votes—and determined that six important causes will receive grants.

Advantis CU is Founding Partner of New Professional Baseball Franchise

Advantis Credit Union has signed on as a “Founding Corporate Partner” of the Hillsboro Hops. The Hops, a professional baseball team, debut June 14, ending a nearly three-year dry spell of professional baseball in the Portland area.

Members in the News

Your rundown on who’s doing what in the Northwest credit union movement.

Bob Corwin to Replace Retiring CEO Ron Barrick at Advantis Credit Union

Advantis Credit Union has chosen Bob Corwin, currently the head of Meritrust Credit Union in Wichita, Kan., to replace retiring CEO Ron Barrick.

Autoland Awards $2,000 Grant to Credit Union-Sponsored Charity

Strategic Link business partner Autoland awarded its second-quarter charitable grant to the Portland Police Bureau Sunshine Division. The organization, which provides emergency food and clothing in Portland, was nominated by Advantis Credit Union.

Social Media Fans Pick Beneficiaries of GROW Program

The power of social media and the generosity of Advantis Credit Union took a community outreach project to new heights. More than 66,000 votes and $50,000 will benefit community causes ranging from a pet food bank to youth computer literacy.

Advantis, OnPoint Credit Unions Receive Funds Through Responsible Banking Program

Less than a month after winning approval from Portland’s city commissioners, a responsible banking initiative championed by Mayor Sam Adams already has dollars flowing to local credit unions.

Advantis Credit Union Awards $51,000 in Grants to Local Non-Profits

Advantis Credit Union distributed more than $50,000 in grants to Portland-area non-profits, garnering public attention in the process by soliciting input from community members.

Members in the News

Your rundown on who’s doing what and where.

Members in the News

Your rundown on who’s doing what and where.

Advantis President and CEO Ron Barrick Appointed Vice Chairman of 12th District CDIAC

Credit unions gained stronger representation at the district level, as Advantis Credit Union President and CEO Ron Barrick was named vice chairman of the 12th District CDIAC. Credit union leader Darin Moody was also named to the council.