Calling All Washington Credit Unions: Join the 2012 Credit Unions for Kids Fundraising Kick-Off

The newly formed Ambassador Advisory Group is working to continue to build support for Credit Unions for Kids in the Northwest and is inviting every single Seattle-area credit union to a kick-off luncheon on June 11 at Seattle Children’s Hospital.

Northwest Credit Unions Part of $100 Million Fundraising Effort for CMN Hospitals

Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and credit unions are celebrating a milestone in their partnership with the announcement that the credit union movement has raised $100 million for the children’s care network’s 170 facilities.

‘Biz Kid$’ Special to Debut in Portland as Show Continues to Earn Accolades

“Biz Kid$,” the credit union-backed financial literacy show for kids, will air a special entitled “Three Minutes to Change the World” on OPB in June. “Biz Kid$” was recently nominated for three Emmys and earned its first Parent’s Choice Silver Award.

Lane County Credit Unions Deliver $150,000 Promise to Sacred Heart Medical Center

The credit unions of Lane County, Oregon, completed their two-year, $150,000 Credit Unions for Kids fundraising goal for Sacred Heart Medical Center in just over one-and-a-half years.

Credit Unions for Kids Charts Sustainable Course

Credit Unions for Kids leadership is working to continue expanding its scope and effectiveness, looking to engage a growing number of credit union professionals as ambassadors on localized boards.

Credit Unions Urged to Remit 2011 Funds to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

One of the Northwest credit union movement’s proudest legacies, Credit Unions for Kids, remains a nationally successful source of funding for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH). Before CMNH can calculate just how successful 2011 was, however, member credit unions need to remit their funds.

Holiday Telethon Raises Funds, Lifts Spirits

With support from Credit Unions for Kids and Alaska USA FCU, the 16th annual Miracle Season holiday telethon generated more than $145,000 in pledges and sponsorships for the Seattle Children’s Hospital and Children’s Miracle Network.

Credit Union Movement Provides Support for Charitable Holiday TV Special

The 16th annual Miracle Season holiday special will air on KOMO 4 TV on Dec. 10 to raise funds and awareness for the Seattle Children’s Hospital with support from Credit Unions for Kids and volunteers from Alaska USA FCU.

CO-OP Miracle Match Offering $1 Million in Matching Funds for Credit Unions for Kids Events

CO-OP Financial Services created a $1 million matching funds program to benefit Credit Unions for Kids supporting local Children’s Miracle Network hospitals. CO-OP will match credit union funds raised to help millions of kids overcome illnesses and injuries.

Lane County Credit Unions Step Up for Credit Unions for Kids

Credit Unions for Kids gets a boost and the credit union community gets to dress to the nines at “Lunch at Tiffany’s” on Nov. 2. The event takes place at Eugene’s Valley River Inn.

Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals to Host Annual Celebration

Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals is hosting its annual celebration in Orlando, Fla., Oct. 20-22. Through its Credit Unions for Kids program, the credit union movement has raised more than $80 million for affiliated children’s hospitals since 1996.

Donations Allow You to Dress in Denim on Miracle Jeans Day

Credit union employees, in partnership with Credit Unions for Kids, are encouraged to donate $5 in exchange for the opportunity to wear jeans to work on Wed., Sept. 14. All proceeds benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Wine on the Willamette Tickets Still Available; Credit Unions for Kids Fundraiser to Showcase Outstanding Wines

Unitus Community Credit Union’s fourth annual Wine on the Willamette event will benefit Credit Unions for Kids and the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Tickets are still available for the gala, which is being held on the Willamette Star, a 98-foot yacht.

Motorcyclists Take to the Streets During Credit Union Charity Ride

There is still time to register for Saturday’s sixth-annual Credit Union Charity Ride, in which the credit union system’s motorcycle enthusiasts join forces to raise money for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon.

Where the Rubber Hits the Road: Credit Union Charity Ride Revs Up Again

This is the sixth year the credit union system’s motorcycle enthusiasts have got together to raise funds for the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Ore.

Foundations Give $90,000 Back to NW Credit Unions, Causes

Many of these funds went to support educational opportunities such as the Western CUNA Management School and disaster relief following storms in the Southern U.S.

Biz Kid$ Garners 3 Emmy Nominations

Biz Kid$ has stiff competition, coming up against PBS brethren Sesame Street and literacy show The Electric Company.

CU for Kids Raises $135,000 for Children’s Hospital

These funds will go to the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in support of new facilities, equipment, research, and patient programs.