Fibre Federal CU’s Shannon Cahoon Takes CUES Next Top CU Exec Competition

The Community Outreach Coordinator’s project to track the ROI on financial education investment put her over the top.

Fibre Federal Earns ‘Healthiest’ Award for Third Consecutive Year

The recognition grades credit unions on key financial factors such as deposit growth, capitalization, and loan to reserve ratios.

Fibre Federal and NW Priority CU Home to Candidates for 2016 CUES Next Top Credit Union Executive Search

The competition is hosted by CUES, in partnership with DDJ Myers and Currency, and features several phases of competition.

Video: Fibre Federal CU Member Wins Save to Win $5,000 Grand Prize

The Save to Win prize-backed savings program produced a grand prize winner with Fibre Federal credit union—to the surprise of Joyce Becker. See her reaction here.

After Record Rainfall and 35-Foot Waves, Fibre Federal Extends Hand to Flood Victims

Fibre Federal Credit Union created a special, low-interest loan to help those who sustained losses during the record-breaking floods last week.

Credit Unions Open Their Throttles for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital

For the staff of Fibre Federal, raising funds for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital is personal — some of their own children have received lifesaving care at the hospital. Join them on August 22 for Ride & Rock, a motorcycle-and-music-filled fundraiser.

Fibre Federal Acquisition of TLC Creates Big Benefits

Members of both credit unions will benefit from more branches, better offerings, and a stronger overall position.

Fibre Federal Gives 300+ High School Students a Taste of the ‘Real World’

The credit union hosted its largest ever financial reality fair, drawing students from eight high schools for financial education event.

CU Direct Announces $60k in Donations to CMN Hospitals, up From $20k

Doernbecher will receive $5,000, with Fibre Federal and Unitus Community Credit Union tapped to co-present the donation.

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

Point West Credit Union takes wraps off the Caring Tree; Fibre Federal pays out Save-to-Winners; Gesa Credit Union invites families to the carousel.

Bikers and Rockers Raise $73,000 for Children’s Hospital

The annual Ride & Rock event hosted by Fibre Federal and iQ Credit Union drew over 500 attendees and raised tens of thousands of dollars for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.

Ride & Rock’s Concert an Option for Those Not Riding Motorcycles

The annual Ride & Rock sponsored by Fibre Federal and iQ credit unions is a win for motorcycle enthusiasts, live music fans and Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. The event is one of the year’s key Credit Unions for Kids fundraisers.

Save to Win Builds Momentum; Awards First Quarterly Cash Prize Drawing

Save to Win’s first quarterly cash prizewinner thought she was coming to her credit union to pick up a check for $50. What she heard from the branch manager instead was life- changing.

Credit Unions Collaborate to Support Annual Ride & Rock

Fibre Federal and iQ credit unions have announced plans for the eighth annual motorcycle rally to benefit Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. The fundraising goal for the August 23 event is $50,000.

‘Save to Win’ Marks First Anniversary in Washington with a Milestone: $785,000 in Savings

Credit unions are celebrating the first anniversary this month of the “Save to Win” program in Washington with three $5,000 monthly drawings and the awarding of the state’s first $5,000 annual prize. Says the NWCUA’s Craig Reed: “I think we’re off to a great start!”

Christopher Bradberry Named President of Fibre Federal Credit Union

Christopher Bradberry has been named president of Fibre Federal Credit Union, effective immediately. Larry Hoff will remain the credit union’s chief executive officer, the credit union announced this week.

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

“Credit Union Ride and Rock” raises $37,119 for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital; Wauna Credit Union’s holiday gift leaves a good taste in everyone’s mouth; Advantis Credit Union, Spokane Federal Credit Union and STCU brighten the holidays for members, neighbors and nonprofits.

‘Save to Win’ Leverages the Desire to Win Big; Deposits Now Top $565,000 in Washington

Nearly 800 members have opened accounts at the six credit unions that helped launch Washington’s “Save to Win” program in April. The program, which offers cash prizes as an incentive for opening and maintaining a savings account, has grown to more than $565,000.