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NW CUs Celebrate ICU Day With Financial Education, Community Service & Recognition

Financial reality fairs were held across the Northwest to celebrate International Credit Union Day, while Spokane credit unions broke out tools for a playground build. Some Oregon fairs also featured a Proclamation from Gov. Kate Brown recognizing credit unions’ contributions to the state.

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Back to Reality: NWCUF Launching Second Financial Reality Fair Extravaganza

In celebration of International Credit Union Day, NWCUF is hosting a second multi-city, multi credit union financial reality fair extravaganza. We’d love for you to participate this time around!

On the Move: NW CU Leaders Hired, Promoted & Recognized

Columbia CU welcomes Filburn as VP of Retail Lending; Oregon State CU Promotes Shirley to AVP of Risk Management & Maps CU’s Porras earns I-CUDE designation.

“People Helping People” Heart Shines on International Credit Union Day

Northwest credit unions celebrated the day by serving their communities, raising funds for children’s hospitals, treating their members, and more.

Plan a Service Project for International Credit Union Day and Win Free Consulting!

What’s the perfect way to recognize everything credit unions stand for on International Credit Union Day? Share your plans with your Association and you could score valuable consulting services for your credit union.

Shop for Miracles on International Credit Union Day

Join the Shop for Miracles event and rally your members to raise funds for the Children’s Miracle Network on International Credit Union Day.

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.

World Council of Credit Unions: Impacting Lives Around the Globe

Through international advocacy and a worldwide exchange of information and ideas, the World Council of Credit Unions is working to provide affordable, reliable and accessible financial services to more than 200 million members of 56,000 credit unions in 101 countries.

Visitors Add Brazilian Touch to Northwest’s International Credit Union Day Celebration

Credit unions around the world are celebrating International Credit Union Day today with food drives, financial literacy programs, and events designed to raise awareness. In a display of perfect timing, four credit union professionals from Brazil are spending the week with their counterparts in Seattle.

Unitus Celebrating International Credit Union Day With Contest, Crayons and Candy; Is Your Credit Union Joining In The Fun?

Why do Unitus Community Credit Union members appreciate their credit union? The answer to that question will be worth $50 to two lucky members who post their responses to Facebook or Twitter from Oct. 7-17, when Unitus celebrates International Credit Union Day with a “Why I Appreciate My Credit Union” contest. How will your credit union celebrate?

Deadline Nears for International Credit Union Leadership Program in Brazil

The World Council of Credit Unions is offering scholarships to emerging leaders in the U.S. to work alongside their Brazilian colleagues and learn firsthand how to better serve an increasingly diverse membership.

Artist’s Design Will Adorn International Credit Union Day Merchandise; Is Your Credit Union Joining the Celebration?

Northwest voters have spoken, choosing a bold design by Pennsylvania artist Boots to adorn T-shirts, hoodies, posters and more as part of NWCUA’s International Credit Union Day celebration. Those items will be available this afternoon, with 15 percent of all sales benefiting Credit Unions for Kids.

Vote Now: Pick your Favorite International Credit Union Day Design!

NWCUA is partnering with Goodjoe, an online marketplace for cool products that support artists and nonprofits, to create a unique design for our International Credit Union Day celebration. We’ve narrowed it down to three finalists, but we need your help to pick a winner.

How Will You Celebrate International Credit Union Day?

Credit unions in more than 100 countries will “unite for good” on Oct. 17, when they reflect on the movement’s history and promote its achievements on International Credit Union Day. Will your credit union be celebrating, too? Tell us how!

NCUA Releases Regulatory Alert to Remind Credit Unions of Remittance Transfer Requirements

The regulatory alert reminds credit unions of recent major changes to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s remittance transfer rule, and also serves to remind credit unions of the Oct. 28, 2013, compliance date.

World Council Interns from Costa Rica Intern with Four Northwest Credit Unions

Four credit union professionals from Costa Rica have enjoyed a rich experience interning at Northwest credit unions the past several weeks, as part of the World Council’s International Credit Union Leadership program. The host credit unions report getting as much out of the program as the visitors did.

International Credit Union Leadership Scholarships Offer Front Row Seats to Costa Rican Credit Union Operations

Northwest credit union professionals are encouraged to apply for two-week internships in Costa Rica, being offered by the World Council of Credit Unions. Twelve scholarships are available, and the deadline has been extended to April 30, 2013.

Nine U.S. Credit Union Leaders Appointed to World Council’s IEVC

The Idaho Credit Union League’s Alan Cameron is among nine U.S. credit union leaders named to the World Council’s International Executive Volunteer Corps. The program showcases best practices in operations and product development throughout the world.