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Dear World MAXX Photos Available: What Next?

The dozens of attendees who shared their individual stories with the larger MAXX Convention audience can now download their images. What happens next? We talked to Dear World’s lead storyteller, Katie Greenman, to find out.

Inspirus Credit Union Helps Refugee Children Share Their Stories

With a generous donation, Inspirus Credit Union supported a diverse group of students at a Tukwila high school in sharing their Stories of Arrival.

Public Awareness Spotlight: Oregon Community Credit Union

Eugene-based Oregon Community Credit Union leads by example launching an authentic public awareness campaign. It saw more than 600 members sharing their stories.

Dive Into Your New Pro-Credit Union Messaging Resource Center

The online Resource Center includes turn-key and customizable solutions for each Northwest credit union to craft its unique message of impact.

CFPB Makes Consumer Complaint Stories Public

The bureau says that making these stories public empowers consumers and informs the bureau, the public and financial institutions.

Northwest Credit Unions Bring Home Top Marketing Honors

Gesa Credit Union wins Best of Show and 13 Northwest credit unions win a total of 48 Diamond Awards for excellence in marketing and business development.

Oregon Legislative Update: Credit Union Day at the Capitol Next Week!

Register now to share the credit union difference with your legislators in Salem. The event is free to attend.

Credit Union Advocates Prepared for Big 2015

Northwest credit unions bring comprehensive legislative agenda, momentum into 2015.

Putting Members in the Driver’s Seat, Part III: Auto Industry Brimming with New Models, Innovation

Like most of America, auto sales are emerging from a long slump. Now that the economy is climbing out of its deep hole and consumers have more confidence, they’re buying again. In Part III of “Putting Members in the Driver’s Seat,” automotive journalist John M. Vincent says carmakers hope to meet the pent-up demand with cars and trucks that are better, safer and more efficient than ever.

Share Your Story at GAC

CUNA is asking credit unions to submit “Unite for Good” material for the GAC. Share yours today!

NWCUA Adds Communications Evangelist to Spread the Credit Union Story

Gary M. Stein, a longtime a journalist and former Managing Editor for Custom Publications at The Oregonian in Portland, has joined the Northwest Credit Union Association as its member communications evangelist.

Consumer News Content Available for Credit Unions’ Member-Facing Web Products

Well before Bank Transfer Day took root, personal finance reporter Stacy Johnson was telling consumers how to ditch their banks and vote with their feet. Now Johnson is offering his content free of charge for credit unions’ member-facing websites.

STCU’s Tom Johnson Seizes the Moment to Talk MBLs with SBA Administrator

Being prepared at any time to beat the drum for MBL legislation pays off. During the recent spring Hike the Hill trip, the CEO of a large Spokane credit union quite literally gave the “elevator speech” to an influential government leader.

Put Me On TV! Marketers’ Conference Attendees Share Solutions to Land Positive Publicity

Credit unions are not top of mind for most television reporters covering consumer and financial news. But given our knowledge and resources, we should be. Building the right relationships could land your credit union in a positive spotlight.

New Site Offers Convenient Resources for Credit Unions Raising Funds for Credit Unions for Kids

The model Northwest credit unions established to raise millions for Credit Unions for Kids is showcased on an NWCUA-hosted website. The site offers fundraising ideas, best practices for involvement, easy contribution connections and other features.

Help Shape the Future of Anthem

As Anthem continues to evolve, we are asking for your input. How can we make Anthem better? Give us your feedback by answering a few quick questions.

Ershler Encourages Credit Unions to Project, Prepare and Persevere

Mountain-climber, author, international speaker and successful business leader Susan Ershler told her inspirational story to hundreds of northwest credit union leaders Wednesday afternoon at the NWCUA Convention and Annual Business Meeting.