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Around the Northwest: Contributions, Service and, Engagement

Advantis CU Sends $10K to Doernbecher; iQ CU staff volunteers on holiday; Red Canoe CU’s Jacobson wins MAXX Leaderboard contest.

Seattle Children’s Hospital Receives $64,000 Donation from Credit Unions for Kids, Toy Donation From Seattle-Area Credit Unions

Two Seattle area credit unions donated toys, red wagons, and delivered a donation of more than $64,000 to Seattle Children’s Hospital as part of Credit Unions for Kids.

The Credit Union Guide to Making Impactful Donations

Credit unions give millions to charitable organizations during the holidays. The National Credit Union Foundation shares some tips on making your donations count.

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

Cheney Federal unveils new branding; Solarity employees open wallets for wildfire victims; and Wauna matches member and public donations to Wildfire Relief Fund.

Donate: Make the Roaring 20s Auction a Lively and Life-Saving Night

This year’s Credit Unions for Kids Gala and Auction is bringing the era of Gatsby, flappers, and jazz back to life, and your donations will make it life-saving.

Maps Credit Union Blows Away Children’s Hospital Fundraising Goal

With some creativity and commitment, the credit union’s annual campaign to collect spare change raised over four times their goal, and almost six times what it raised last year.

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

STCU announces new branch; Clackamas Federal gives $50k to community college; Rivermark catalyzes library effort; TAPCO supports Apple-A-Day; Lower Valley gives big.

Compliance Center: FinCEN Administrative Ruling on Currency Transporters, Notary Training, and More

FinCEN issues an administrative ruling on the application of regulations to currency transporters; notary training dates; question of the week and legal briefs.

Heroes of Hope Credit Unions for Kids Auction: Call for Donations – Deadline Extended!

The NWCUA’s dinner and auction benefitting Credit Unions for Kids is less than a month away. Deadline for auction donations extended to September 26 to raise record amounts of money for the kids.

Northwest Credit Union Foundation Pledges $2,500 to Colorado Flood Relief, Urges Donations to CUAid

The National Credit Union Foundation has activated its online disaster relief system to raise money for Colorado credit unions and their members affected by recent flooding, and the Northwest Credit Union Foundation has joined the effort with a $2,500 donation.

Miracle Jeans Day Scheduled for September 18

An increasingly popular fundraiser for Credit Unions for Kids unites credit unions nationally September 18, 2013. The annual Miracle Jeans Day allows employees to pay $5 to wear jeans to work, while a $25 donation also gets them a Miracle Jeans Day T-shirt.

Northwest Credit Unions Give Back to Local Charities, National Relief Efforts

NW Priority Credit Union helped raise $6,200 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association last month, and Oregon Community Credit Union raised nearly $45,000 this year for United Way. Northwest credit unions also contributed more than $23,000 to Hurricane Sandy relief this fall.