The NWCUA has offered a high-stakes Super Bowl wager to the Mountain West Credit Union Association. In the unlikely event the Broncos win Sunday, Troy Stang and Debie Keesee will treat the MWCUA to some genuine Northwest smoked salmon.
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.
The Kitsap County Chapter of Credit Unions is hosting a golf tournament to raise money for Credit Unions for Kids. Recognizing that Bremerton, Washington is a long trek for some, the chapter has arranged a block of hotel rooms and additional golf opportunities for the following day.
Diebold and CO-OP Financial Services have partnered to pilot Concierge Video Services, an innovative ATM enhancement that allows members to connect face-to-face with member service representatives at the ATM.
Since activating its online disaster relief system CUAid.coop on June 29, the NCUF has already raised more than $25,000 from the credit union community to assist credit union people affected by the wildfires in Colorado.
Convention speaker Susan Ershler has literally taken the 30,000-foot view. She has climbed to the top of the world in more ways than one. Her September 21 address takes a different approach than any other presentation being offered at the Tacoma gathering of northwest credit union leadership.
Credit unions in Colorado, Arizona and Wyoming have cast an affirmative vote to merge their respective state associations into a new Mountain West Credit Union Association, with headquarters in Denver and offices and staff maintained in both Phoenix and Casper, Wyo.