People Helping People Spotlight: STCU Steps Up with Low-Interest Storm Loans

When a deadly windstorm pummeled the Inland Northwest, STCU quickly offered members low cost emergency loans. The results: 200 loans and $1 million to “get it fixed.”

Community Engagement in the New Age in Spotlight at NWCUA Marketers’ Conference

When a community engagement campaign is done correctly, everyone wins. In a fast-paced presentation at the NWCUA Marketers’ Conference on May 7-8, the president of a Portland-based PR agency will show attendees how to combine public relations, social media and community relations to execute an effective campaign.

Tax Advocacy Spotlight: Spokane Credit Unions Get 7,000 Responses

Spokane members delivered an over-the-top response to an invitation to write love letters about their credit unions. Over 7,000 people embraced the idea, so Spokane credit union leaders will share the love with Congress in a series of meetings beginning this week.

Don’t Tax My Credit Union Spotlight: Sound Members Sound Off to Congress

Credit union members signed up en masse to support the credit union tax exemption and the benefits it brings to Main Street. Northwest credit unions offered in-branch opportunities to sign petitions for two weeks in July.

Rabobank to Spotlight Global Cooperative Reach at Annual Convention

Rabobank, a global agricultural financial services provider, will showcase its cooperative roots and international reach at the NWCUA Convention and Annual Business Meeting in October. The director of corporate affairs will provide a keynote address.

In the Spotlight: Chapter Excellence Award

This award recognizes chapters for their contributions to the success of the credit union movement in the Northwest.

In the Spotlight: Spectrum Awards

The Spectrum Marketing Awards is a volunteer-driven awards program honoring excellence in Northwest credit union communications and marketing.