On the Move: Unitus and OnPoint Welcome New Senior Leadership

Steven Stapp comes to Unitus from San Francisco Federal Credit Union, while Stephen Owen joins OnPoint as COO.

OnPoint Names New Executives

Veronica Ervin and Cecile Milam appointed Senior Vice Presidents, join Executive Management Team.

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

Inspirus to open Lynwood branch; St. Helens Raises $3,260 for food bank; Sound welcomes two new Directors and a VP of Business Lending; OnPoint expands wealth management services.

Credit Unions Thank ‘Champion’ Senator Wyden at Portland Event

Credit union leaders thanked Senator Wyden for helping to protect credit unions’ tax status and for introducing a bill that would allow increased credit union lending to small businesses.

OnPoint Community Credit Union Names 2015 Educators of the Year

Three local teachers will have their mortgages paid by OnPoint in recognition of their outstanding service to the students of Oregon and Southwest Washington.

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

Peninsula Credit Union wins business of the year award; OnPoint Community Credit Union opens 2015 education prize; and Solarity Credit Union opens online loan applications.

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

OnPoint Community Credit Union collects over $16,000 for school supplies; Point West Credit Union wraps bike photo contest; Columbia Credit Union announces two new branch managers; and OnPoint opens new branch.

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

OnPoint Community Credit Union honors teachers with Excellence in Education Prize; Gesa Credit Union awards $25,000 in educational scholarships; Columbia Credit Union names Darcie Williams its assistant vice president/branch manager; STCU has added two new employees to key roles on its community relations team.

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

Advantis Credit Union’s GROW campaign will award $50,000 in community grants; OnPoint Community Credit Union donates $10,000 to Red Cross for Oso mudslide relief efforts; Columbia Credit Union announces its 2014 board of directors and supervisory committee; OnPoint Community Credit Union is relocating its Beaverton branch in May and opening three new locations later this year; Steve Grote joins Columbia Credit Union as vice president for training and development.

Credit Unions Carry On Year-Long ‘Season of Giving’

The holidays are behind us, but credit unions continue to make generous donations of time and money to community organizations in need of support.

OnPoint Wins Accolades on Business Journal’s Most Admired Financial Services Companies List

OnPoint Community Credit Union has been recognized as one of Oregon’s “Most Admired Companies.” The Portland Business Journal ranked OnPoint third on its top-10 list in the financial services category.

Advantis, OnPoint Credit Unions Receive Funds Through Responsible Banking Program

Less than a month after winning approval from Portland’s city commissioners, a responsible banking initiative championed by Mayor Sam Adams already has dollars flowing to local credit unions.

Members in the News

Your rundown on who’s doing what in the Northwest credit union movement.

Veteran OnPoint Chairman Named Distinguished Volunteer of the Year

Steve Gray, recently-retired Chairman of the Board for OnPoint Community Credit Union, will be honored as the Distinguished Volunteer of the Year award at the Summit Awards dinner.

Member & Chapter News

OnPoint Community CU’s Educator of the Year wins a year’s worth of mortgage payments, plus a plethora of chapter events.

OnPoint’s Schrader Earns National Honor

OnPoint Community Credit Union’s Kelly Schrader was named Marketing Executive of the Year by Credit Union Times.