Washington State Senator Don Benton received the Community Impact Award for decades of service to consumers and credit unions. The honors were presented during Credit Union Day at the Capitol in Olympia last week.
For its first ever Member Volunteer Day, WSECU rallied its members to volunteer at Olympia-based nonprofit GRuB. A terrific video captures the day.
While economic conditions may be improving, credit unions continue to face challenges that can only be overcome with a completely dedicated workforce.
It may be difficult to measure the ROI on your credit union’s IT security program, but if you have solid answers to some key questions, you can make the case for keeping your budget and plan in place. In this week’s Strategic Link report, business partner Network Computing Architects, Inc. offers some tips.
Are credit unions allowed to hold raffles?
Autoland, a Strategic Link business partner, donated $2,000 to the Center for Comprehensive Care and Diagnosis of Inherited Blood Disorders in Anaheim, Calif., after the center was nominated by Financial Partners Credit Union.
Fortune magazine yesterday announced that STCU is one of America’s great places to work, ranking 16th nationally among medium-sized companies on the magazine’s “Great Place to Work: Best Small & Medium Workplaces” list.
The Portland credit union community mourns the passing of Barbara Leonard, a 20-year director for Unitus Community Credit Union. She is being remembered as a “celebrated wife, mother, professional and influential community partner.”
Strategic Link business partner Autoland awarded its second-quarter charitable grant to the Portland Police Bureau Sunshine Division. The organization, which provides emergency food and clothing in Portland, was nominated by Advantis Credit Union.
Giving as little as an hour a week, credit union volunteers can mentor students and encourage their financial literacy efforts, college education and ethics.
Credit Unions for Kids leadership is working to continue expanding its scope and effectiveness, looking to engage a growing number of credit union professionals as ambassadors on localized boards.
The IRS sent a letter of correction to credit unions that had been erroneously informed last year that they had lost their tax-exempt status due to a filing error.
HRN Performance Solutions has been providing strategic HR solutions and consulting services for more than 20 years. As a Strategic Link business partner, NWCUA member credit unions have access to discounted products and services.
Kroll Fraud Solutions sheds some light on undiscovered risk by answering 10 pressing questions about data breach.
As new generations join the workforce, employers face new challenges. Bob Saunders and Greg Barrett will lead a session entitled, â€œChanging Workspaces for the Changing Workforceâ€ during the NWCUA 2011 Convention and Annual Business Meeting. Itâ€™s About Your People: Understanding Your Most Valuable Asset.
The Credit Union Association of Oregon and the Washington Credit Union League announced last week that their Boards of Directors have signed a letter of intent to merge after more than 20 years of on-again, off-again discussion.