Gilberto Celestino watched his immigrant parents struggle to provide. But rather than losing hope, he internalized the value of hard work. And with a hand from Maps Credit Union’s Community Foundation, he overcame enormous obstacles to become the first member of his family to enroll in college.
April and September sessions of the National Credit Union Foundation’s Development Education program are filling up fast. The training can be “transformative,” recent graduates say.
A trio of Washington credit unions will again partner with community agencies and the Northwest Credit Union Foundation to help Kitsap area residents deal with the financial impact of government budget cuts. The last event the credit unions sponsored in March drew a crowd of more than 250 people.
Western CUNA Management School offers credit union leaders an outstanding opportunity to be thoroughly educated in every aspect of the credit union movement, from finance and lending to marketing and philosophy. Valley CUâ€™s Chris Monti offers a moving, in-depth testimony.