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CMN Hospitals Launches Vote for Miracles Campaign

In a single day, nearly 10,000 votes were cast.

NCUA Previews Additional Exam Cycle Changes

The meeting also featured a quarterly update on the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund.

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Financial Education Focus With NW Priority Credit Union

Last week, we showcased the collective efforts of 11 Northwest credit unions for the Financial Reality Fair Extravaganza, which hosted a dozen financial reality fairs at schools across the region, including nine in one day. One of those members, NW Priority Credit Union, shared their individual efforts from the day.

Northwest Delegation Over 200 Strong at CUNA GAC; Rick Hein Receives Prestigious Advocacy Award

Thousands of credit union advocates from across the nation are gathered in Washington D.C. this week for the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference. Against that backdrop, Oregon State Credit Union’s Rick Hein received the nation’s highest advocacy honor.

Credit Unions ‘Shop for Miracles,’ Raise Over $50k for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital

Six credit unions raised over $52,000 for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital through the Credit Unions for Kids Shop for Miracles Campaign.

BECU Lowers Interest Rates for Over 30,000 Members

The credit union’s members will save nearly $3 million thanks to its Reprice Program, which proactively evaluates members’ credit scores and payment histories and lowers rates where possible.

BECU Lowers Interest Rates for Over 30,000 Members

The credit union’s members will save nearly $3 million thanks to its Reprice Program, which proactively evaluates members’ credit scores and payment histories and lowers rates where possible.

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

Join Kitsap Chapter for charity golf tourney; Red Canoes overflow; Consolidated Community paints giant Rip City; ACU’s Leonard inducted into Hall of Honor; Volunteer with WSECU for financial reality fair; Solarity hires mortgage lending officer.

Seahawks Fans Bring Smiles, Supplies to Firefighters

In the midst of historic wildfires, NWCUA’s Director of Strategic Partnerships joined with other big-hearted Seahawks fans to deliver supplies and smiles to Washington firefighters.

Visa to Contact Credit Unions Over Target Breach Settlement

Target has agreed to reimburse Visa card issuers up to $67 million for costs associated with their massive 2013 data breach.

NW Priority Volunteers to Serve Veterans and Their Families

Michael Murdoch of NW Priority shares how his credit union’s team took the late shift at a telethon to raise funds for veterans fighting mental health challenges.

Jumpstart Your Entrepreneurial Dream Today With the U.S. Small Business Administration and AARP

SBA Regional Administrator Calvin Goings writes about the wave of successful entrepreneurs over 50. Learn more about resources for these members.

Small Business Administration Calls for Ideas to Reach Underserved Entrepreneurs

The regional SBA team is asking credit unions to share their knowledge of the needs of underserved entrepreneurs.

Northwest Credit Unions Give Red Wagons and Big Checks to Children’s Hospitals

Credit unions give Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals funds raised at annual auction, along with iconic Radio Flyer wagons.

Northwest Credit Union Advocates Raise $162,000 for CULAC

Individuals from across the Northwest gave of their own resources to help support credit union champions in Congress.

Rogue Credit Union Raises Over $24k for Children’s Hospital

By connecting the ask to a holiday promotion and using compelling imagery, Rogue inspired 7,000 members to give to Credit Unions for Kids.

Credit Unions’ Impact Multiplied by CO-OP’s Miracle Match

CO-OP Financial Services sets aside $1 million every year to match credit union support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. All credit unions invited to participate.

Northwest Credit Union Heroes Raise Over $205,000 for Children’s Hospitals

Last week’s Heroes of Hope Gala raised over $205,000 for Credit Unions for Kids, benefitting the six Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals of the Northwest.