Credit Unions for Kids Skybridge Represents Collaboration and Refocus on Mission

In late-June, credit union leaders will come together at Seattle Children’s Hospital to dedicate the Credit Unions for Kids Skybridge in recognition of a five-year, $1 million fundraising commitment. We looked at what that represents and how credit unions can help.

Peninsula Branch Wins 2015 Business of the Year Honors

The credit union’s branch in Port Orchard, Washington was honored by the local Chamber as Business of the Year for its community impact. CEO Morrell says it’s a fitting tribute to the credit union’s 80th anniversary.

Same Day ACH Payments Approved by NACHA

The plan will result in three daily settlement windows, allowing same-day processing of 99% of ACH payments.

Oregon Legislative Update: Prize-Linked Savings Bill Passes Oregon House

The bill, which is supported by the NWCUA, now moves on to the Senate.

Advocates in Action: Full Throttle for Fall Elections

It’s been a busy summer for Northwest Credit Union Advocates who have hosted champions in their branches, volunteered for campaigns and helped to raise funds for candidates.

Peninsula Credit Union’s Jim Morrell: “Our Collective Voice is Louder Than That of Any Individual”

With 2013 in the rear-view mirror, Anthem asked Northwest credit union presidents and CEOs to reflect on the past, consider what lies ahead and talk about the challenges — and the opportunities — that await credit unions in 2014. Today: Jim Morrell, president and CEO of Peninsula Credit Union.

Joining an Elite Group, Northwest CU Professionals Earn Credit Union Development Educator Certification

Three Northwest credit union professionals have joined an elite team of financial educators, earning certification as Credit Union Development Educators.

Trio of Kitsap-Area Credit Unions Joining Forces to Support Members During Sequestration

Connection, Kitsap and Peninsula Community Federal Credit Unions are partnering with politicians and community organizations to proactively provide members with the resources and support needed to bridge any financial gaps or challenges resulting from sequestration.

Morrell Tabbed to Lead Peninsula Credit Union

Peninsula Credit Union has named Northwest credit union stalwart Jim Morrell its new president and CEO, succeeding Steve Gorseth, who plans to retire in June.