Northwest CU Professionals Win Big at CUNA Lending Council Conference

Rivermark Community Credit Union’s Gayle Gustafson received the Phil Greer Award, while Lower Valley Credit Union was recognized for excellence in lending to members of low-to-modest means.

Numerica President, CEO Altepeter to Serve as CUNA Rep on WOCCU Board

She joins Diana Dykstra, President and CEO of the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues to the World Council Board.

World Council of Credit Unions Releases Mobile App

The purpose of the app is to create a global platform for individuals, credit unions, and associations to share information and begin to address the similar challenges we face as a movement.

World Council of Credit Unions Announces 2016 CU Day Theme

This year’s International Credit Union Day theme will illustrate the nine principles that separate credit unions from other financial institutions.

Ecuadorian Earthquake Support Needed

NWCUF joins credit union community in appeal for support after devastating Ecuadorian earthquake.

Upgrade Your Career With 2016 Networking Councils and Seminars

Networking Councils and Seminars plug you into the people and ideas shaping the Credit Union Movement here in the Northwest and beyond. Buy a Council Membership and register for a 2016 Seminar today.

Foster-Keddie Assumes Chairmanship of CFPB Credit Union Advisory Council

The Council was created to give the CFPB direct feedback from credit unions on the impact of regulation on credit unions’ daily operations.

Cloud-Based Tech Brings Three States of Credit Union Professionals Together

In collaboration with the Idaho Credit Union League, the Northwest Credit Union Association implemented cloud-based video conferencing to expand its Networking Councils to seven locations across three states.

Clackamas Federal Credit Union Donates $10,000 to Mt. Hood Search and Rescue Council

The lifesaving nonprofit will purchase new equipment that will make search and rescue operations safer and more effective.

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Northwest Credit Union Association and Idaho Credit Union League Erase State Lines in Favor of Professional Networking

Using cutting edge video conferencing technology, the two leagues will hold joint training and networking events across state lines.

World Council Activates Relief Fund for Shaken Nepalese Credit Unions

Donate now to support credit unions devastated by the earthquake in Nepal.

All-Team Push for High Tech Branch Wins Human Resources Award for Rivermark

The rally to create and open a cutting edge member resource center was recognized by CUNA’s council on human resources and organizational development.

2015 Networking Councils Open for Membership

Northwest credit union professionals share and learn latest ideas, best practices at NWCUA Networking Councils.

World Council Kicks off Millennial Campaign

Campaign highlights the alignment between credit unions and millennials, who in three years will be the largest consumer group.

Global Credit Union Community Serving 208 Million Members

The global credit union community is now 57,000 credit unions strong, serving 208 million members. The World Council of Credit Unions has released a new statistical report.

World Council Makes Credit Union Services Available to 1.4 Million People in Rural Mexico

The World Council of Credit Unions has become a worldwide leader in financial inclusion, most recently transforming the lives of nearly 1.4 million people in rural Mexico. In this guest article, Matt Garcia reports on the impact the WOCCU, new technologies and Mexico’s credit unions are having in Mexico.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Credit Union Movement

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2015 Herb Wegner Memorial Awards; Credit unions can help Filene test a new debit card designed to help prevent elder financial abuse; CUNA HR/TD Council’s 2014 Executive Committee includes NWCUA’s Jennifer Huggard; Membership in CUNA’s Lending Council now tops 1,200.

Australia’s Gold Coast to Host Professionals from 50 Countries at World Credit Union Conference

Credit union executives and volunteers from more than 50 countries will gather on Australia’s Gold Coast for World Council’s 2014 World Credit Union Conference in July.