Northwest CU Election Recap: Behind the Ballots

Credit union influence in Congress expanded last week, and the CUNA/League system has already hit the ground running on making the most of it.


July is CULAC Month! We have some frequently asked questions on what CULAC is, and how your credit union can engage during July, and year-round in supporting credit union champions to Congress.

“Global” Perspective on Advocacy: How to Get Involved in Supporting the Credit Union Movement

Anthem talked to Linda Crane of Global Credit Union, who coordinated the 2015 award-winning efforts on credit union advocacy, about getting started, implementing a long-term strategy, and how car washes raise more than dollars.

July is CULAC Month! What’s Your Fundraising Plan?

Each July, credit unions come together to raise money for CULAC, the political action committee that helps elect credit union champions to Congress. Learn how to support Credit Unions for Kids while raising CULAC funds, and more.

Compliance Center: DFI Issues New Interpretive Letters Regarding Associate Board Member and Director Emeritus Expense Reimbursement

Get the full story on expense reimbursement; your question answered about CULAC compliance; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Northwest Credit Union Advocates Raise $162,000 for CULAC

Individuals from across the Northwest gave of their own resources to help support credit union champions in Congress.

Would You Put Your CEO in a Dunk Tank?

Credit unions across the Northwest are finding creative ways to raise funds for CULAC, helping to elect credit union champions to Congress.

July CULAC Fundraising Lifts Northwest Towards Goals

Thank you to the forty-three credit unions that contributed in Oregon and Washington thus far in 2014.

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

Oregon Community Credit Union matches staff CULAC contributions with over $5K for Credit Unions for Kids and Industrial Credit Union plans the Epic Kite Flight for August 27.

OSU Federal Recognized for Innovative CULAC Fundraiser

OSU Federal’s CULAC success story was celebrated in the national spotlight as the CULAC trustees met in Washington this week. The federal political action committee’s primary mission is to elect and retain candidates who are credit union supporters.

OSU Federal Employees Pledge $15,000 to CULAC, Earn $25,000 Matching Donation

After OSU Federal Credit Union staff dedicated $15,000 to CULAC, an additional $25,000 was donated to Credit Unions for Kids through a dollar-for-dollar match from the credit union and a grant from CO-OP Financial Services.

Fibre’s Hoff Hosts Fundraiser to Support Credit Union Champion Herrera-Beutler

More than 50 people attended a fundraiser for Rep. Jaime Herrera-Beutler, a credit union champion from Washington’s 3rd District. Fibre Federal Credit Union President and CEO Larry Hoff presented Herrera-Beutler with a $5,000 CULAC check.

Oregon Receives Vanguard Award for CULAC Fundraising at CUNA GAC

Oregon was recognized this morning for exceeding its 2011 CULAC goal, kicking off another busy day at the CUNA GAC that includes legislative briefings and breakout sessions with key legislators.