Two of Top Five in CUES Top CU Exec Contest Hail from Northwest

As the finalist list moves from 15 to five, young credit union professionals from Oregon and Washington advanced.

Change Things: Make 2016 a Transformative Year With Emerging Leaders

Only 20 people each year are accepted into Emerging Leaders. Participants practice intensive leadership exercises with one-on-one and group coaching from expert DDJ Myers trainers.

Liz Henderson of Maps Wins Emerging Leaders Scholarship

The scholarship, sponsored by Strategic Link, gives Henderson free tuition to transformational leadership program.

Don’t Let Your Budget Keep You From Emerging Leaders (Updated With New Deadline)

Scholarship contest, tuition discount, and grants available for those wishing to attend transformational leadership program.

Earn Your Local Children’s Hospital $20,000 From CU Direct

Vote for your local CMN Hospital during CU Direct’s 20th anniversary contest and you could help win that hospital a $20,000 donation.

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

Oregon Community gives members an opportunity to “fly south with the Ducks,” CUNA announces the “Community Credit Union of the Year” award, and Solarity boosts the “Miracle Cup” program for CMN hospitals.

Who Do You Love? STCU Members Respond in Droves to Contest Benefiting Nonprofits

STCU asked community members to help decide which nonprofits should receive donations in a unique online promotion called “Who do you love?” The results were overwhelming.

Nurturing Tomorrow’s Leaders: Deadline Nears for 2014 Emerging Leadership Scholarship Contest

Emerging Leaders have until Tuesday, Jan. 14, to nominate a co-worker, employee, boss — or themselves! — for the 2014 Emerging Leadership Scholarship Contest and a chance to nurture and refine their leadership presence.

Scholarship Contest Offers Free Tuition to 2014 Emerging Leaders Program

TAPCO Credit Union’s Heather Fate says winning an Emerging Leaders scholarship in 2013 “allowed me to recognize the potential in myself that others saw in me.” Will you be the next scholarship winner? Nominations are being accepted now.

Unitus Celebrating International Credit Union Day With Contest, Crayons and Candy; Is Your Credit Union Joining In The Fun?

Why do Unitus Community Credit Union members appreciate their credit union? The answer to that question will be worth $50 to two lucky members who post their responses to Facebook or Twitter from Oct. 7-17, when Unitus celebrates International Credit Union Day with a “Why I Appreciate My Credit Union” contest. How will your credit union celebrate?

Verity Video Contest Uses Cartwheels to Build Community

Verity Credit Union launched its second “Cartwheel for a Cause” contest this month, inviting Washington residents to submit a short video that features “a cartwheel, or anything representing a cartwheel” for the chance to win a $1,000 prize and a $5,000 donation to the cause of their choice.

The Search Begins for the Next Emerging Credit Union Leader

The NWCUA is launching a search to find the next emerging credit union leader. Cast your nominations now for a chance to send a co-worker, employee, boss, or peer—or yourself— to the 2013 Emerging Leaders Program tuition-free!

Members in the News

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

CUNA’s Youth Saving Challenge grows to 139 CUs

The 2011 National Youth Saving Challenge sponsored by the Credit Union National Association is gaining steady momentum. The number of participating credit unions is now 100 and rising quickly.

Win a Free 2010 WCUL Convention Registration with the Evolve and Emerge Twitter Contest

Social media users who follow the Washington Credit Union League’s Twitter feed @waleague have an opportunity to win a free, full registration to the 2010 Washington Credit Union League Convention, Sept. 14-17 in SeaTac.