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Kitsap Chapter Works Holiday Magic, Fills 175 Stockings for Homeless Youth

Volunteer efforts helps aid local nonprofit group.

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Surprises, Suspense, and Connectivity Dominate 2016 MAXX Awards

The top leaders, advocates, chapters, and CUNA Award winning credit unions were honored to close out the 2016 MAXX Convention.

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SW WA Chapter Hosts Annual Fall Legislative Dinner

While national politics dominated TV screens, the Chapter’s legislative dinner focused on credit union advocacy.

Spokane Chapter ‘Hits Nail on the Head’ for ICU Day Playground Build

Spokane-area credit union staff, volunteers and resources are needed to join in the effort to build a new playground for the Northeast Youth Center on October 20.

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Chapters Help Staff Grow, Evolve, and Thrive Through Collaboration

NWCUA chapters have been working hard together this summer with events across Oregon and Washington to support the Credit Union Movement.

Southern Oregon Chapter of Credit Unions Takes a Deep Dive Into Blue Zones Concept for Healthier Communities

What’s the secret sauce to longer, healthier lives? The Blue Zones movement has found some answers, and in Klamath Falls, Pacific Crest FCU is already seeing results from its involvement in the community well-being movement.

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Nominate the Best Northwest Credit Unions for 2016 Summit, Chapter, Advocacy & CUNA Awards; Deadline is June 17

Nominating period is now open for 2016 Summit, Chapter, Advocacy & CUNA Awards, which will be presented during the 2016 NWCUA Convention in October.

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

NW Priority donates Santa-sized haul of toys and bikes; Kitsap Chapter celebrates emergency room doctors and nurses; Gesa supports culinary center in providing meals for homeless teens; Mid Oregon rolls out the dough for the holidays; and Christmas dinner is on the house, thanks to Wauna.

CUNA Chairwoman Streifel and NWCUA President & CEO Stang Highlight 360° Advocacy at Spokane Chapter

Streifel and Stang laid out a trade association agenda uniting the national and the local, and called on every leader and employee to add their voice to the call. They spotlighted the Spokane Chapter of Credit Unions as a shining example of engagement.

Turkey Shoot! Mt. Hood Chapter Invites You to Raise Money for the Clackamas Service Center

Join the Mt. Hood Chapter of Credit Unions for a fun fall tradition and support not only the collective action of your credit union colleagues, but also the community impact of a lauded non-profit.

Pacific NW Federal Credit Union’s Judy Kennedy Wins Business Person of the Year

Kennedy was honored by the Future Business Leaders of America for her voluntary efforts to spread financial literacy and support young leaders.

Mt. Hood Chapter Kicks Off New Era

Upcoming compliance panel is the Mt. Hood Chapter’s first event under new leadership and with new strategy. Register to attend today.

Northwest Chapters Honored for Excellence in Collaboration

Southwest Washington, Spokane, and Willamette Chapters receive Chapter Excellence Awards for fostering credit union cooperation.

Northwest Credit Unions and Leaders Honored at Amplify Awards Gala

Innovation, Advocacy, and Lifetime Achievement were a few of the categories in which Northwest leaders were honored last week.

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

Gesa Credit Union raises $10,000 for fire victims; Kitsap Chapter invites you to Credit Unions for Kids golf tourney; Red Canoe Credit Union collects seven tons of back-to-school supplies; Industrial Credit Union rounds up food trucks for charity.

Spokane Chapter, Children’s Miracle Network, Celebrate Credit Unions for Kids Success

Spokane credit unions hit it out of the park on behalf of Credit Unions for Kids—raising over $159,000. Their 2013 fundraising efforts were celebrated at a recent awards ceremony.

Credit Union Movement to Honor Advocates, Accomplished Professionals and Community Impact on Stage at Amplify October 7-9

Passion, commitment, advocacy and community involvement set cooperative credit unions apart in the financial services world. The NWCUA is accepting 2014 Summit, CUNA, Chapter and Advocacy award nominations through noon on Sunday, July 20.

Spokane Chapter Paying the Way to Credit Union Day at the Capitol

The Spokane Chapter of Credit Unions has offered to pay the way to Credit Union Day at the Capitol next week for one person from each of its 18 member credit unions. So far, nine have accepted the offer.