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.

CFPB Publishes Compliance Guides for the Loan Originator and Mortgage Servicing Rules

The CFPB has issued another round of new “plain-English” rule overviews; the latest addressing Loan Originator and Mortgage Servicing Rules. The weekly compliance report covers the bases for credit union professionals.

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.

Credit Unions Set $50,000 Fundraising Goal for Seattle Children’s Hospital

Representatives from 18 credit unions convened at Seattle Children’s Hospital Monday as the Credit Unions for Kids Ambassador Advisory Group unveiled an ambitious new fundraising goal: $50,000 by year’s end in support of Seattle Children’s.

Calling All Washington Credit Unions: Join the 2012 Credit Unions for Kids Fundraising Kick-Off

The newly formed Ambassador Advisory Group is working to continue to build support for Credit Unions for Kids in the Northwest and is inviting every single Seattle-area credit union to a kick-off luncheon on June 11 at Seattle Children’s Hospital.

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.

Ershler Encourages Credit Unions to Project, Prepare and Persevere

Mountain-climber, author, international speaker and successful business leader Susan Ershler told her inspirational story to hundreds of northwest credit union leaders Wednesday afternoon at the NWCUA Convention and Annual Business Meeting.

Heard and Overheard November 1, 2010

Voices of the credit union movement, in Washington and beyond.