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Credit Union Leaders Engage With Gov. Kate Brown, Rep. Tobias Read, at Rivermark

Thirty credit union leaders—from Klamath Falls, Pendleton, and Salem to Eugene, St. Helens, and Portland—gathered to meet with Gov. Kate Brown and State Rep. Tobias Read, a candidate for State Treasurer.

Oregon Representatives John Davis, Tobias Read Receive Community Impact Awards at NWCUA’s Signature Advocacy Event

A grassroots army of advocates didn’t let Oregon’s short, 35-day legislative session stop them from reminding lawmakers of the cooperative value the state’s 63 credit unions generate for their 1.8 million members. Thursday’s 2016 Legislative Lunch at the Oregon Capitol included visits to the offices of Representatives and Senators.

Oregon Representatives John Davis, Tobias Read Receive Community Impact Awards at NWCUA’s Signature Advocacy Event

A grassroots army of advocates didn’t let Oregon’s short, 35-day legislative session stop them from reminding lawmakers of the cooperative value the state’s 63 credit unions generate for their 1.8 million members. Thursday’s 2016 Legislative Lunch at the Oregon Capitol included visits to the offices of Representatives and Senators.

Leading Website Praises Credit Union Small Business Lending

Personal finance website NerdWallet offered three key benefits of seeking small business loans at credit unions, quoting NWCUA President and CEO Troy Stang.

Oregon Legislative Update: Credit Union Advocates on the Move

This Oregon Legislative Update outlines recent credit union advocacy activity in Oregon and offers a full list of candidates from both Oregon and Washington supported by the NWCUA in anticipation of the Nov. 6 election.

Credit Union Workers Association Honors NWCUA’s Rockwell at Final Meeting

Kasey Rockwell was honored with the Anna Read Award at the final annual meeting of the Credit Union Workers Association last week. CUWA has presented the annual award since 1986 for outstanding contributions to CUWA and the credit union movement.

Oregon’s Providence FCU Earns Two Awards

While it’s president and CEO was earning a volunteerism award, Providence FCU is named one of Oregon’s best 100 green companies to work for.

Try These Stress Busters!

Brown & Brown, the independent insurance and benefits firm, presents 10 stress relievers.

North Coast CU Gets National Exposure for “Pennies from Heaven” Deposit

If you read, saw or listened to one of more than 100 media outlets last week, you likely also saw or heard about a Washington credit union that is helping a Mt. Vernon man attempt raising $1 million in pennies for the “Mountain of Hope” fund for needy families.

National Industry News: Ex-NCUA Chairman Johnson takes on Iowa CU oversight

The Iowa Division of Credit Unions will soon be led by former National Credit Union Administration Chairman Joann Johnson. Johnson served the NCUA for a total of six years starting in 2002, and led the agency for her final four years.