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Credit Unions for Kids Celebrates 30 Years With $5 Million Commitment to the OHSU Gary & Christine Rood Family Pavilion

For three decades, Northwest credit unions’ “charity of choice” has supported OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, embodying the cooperative principle of “people helping people.”

One Month Left to Contribute to Credit Unions for Kids Auction at MAXX

Though tickets are available past September 16, the Hollywood Glamour-themed auction needs items by that date. It’s already seen impressive contributions, from dinner with Seahawks great Steve Largent to a basket drive and much more.

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BECU Awards $180,000 to Local Nonprofits Through Annual People Helping People Awards

The awards recognize BECU members and the nonprofits they support.

Advantis Awards $50,000 in GROW Grants to Local Nonprofits

The grant fund has contributed over $300,000 to local organizations and has funded 39 projects since the program began in 2011.

$10,000 Donation From Inspirus Supports Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s Internships

Students were selected from a group of 250 applicants and went through a rigorous interview process prior to being selected for the internship.

CULAC FAQ

July is CULAC Month! We have some frequently asked questions on what CULAC is, and how your credit union can engage during July, and year-round in supporting credit union champions to Congress.

Dave and Dan Classic Looks to Continue Credit Unions for Kids Fundraising Support

Formerly known as the “Hank and Moose Open,” the Dave and Dan Classic donated a record $757,837 for Credit Unions for Kids in 2015, which benefits Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. This year’s event is slated for July 11.

Ecuadorian Earthquake Support Needed

NWCUF joins credit union community in appeal for support after devastating Ecuadorian earthquake.

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.

Governor Inslee to CU Advocates: I am a Believer in Credit Unions

Advocates attending Credit Union Day at the Capitol in Olympia on February 4 began their day with a supportive address by Governor Jay Inslee. “You are providing financial education that is so imperative to our young families,” he noted.

Regulatory Call to Action: NCUA’s FOM Proposal Comment Deadline is February 8

Credit unions are being called to action in support of NCUA’s field of membership (FOM) proposal by the February 8 deadline. The bank lobby has piled on anti credit union rhetoric to deny consumers access to affordable financial services.

Regulatory Call to Action: NCUA’s FOM Proposal Comment Deadline is February 8

Credit unions are being called to action in support of NCUA’s field of membership (FOM) proposal by the February 8 deadline. The bank lobby has piled on anti credit union rhetoric to deny consumers access to affordable financial services.

NWCUF Grants $11,800 for Spokane Windstorm Relief

Spokane-area credit union employees suffered tens of thousands of dollars in property damage in the historic windstorm. The NWCUF and regional credit unions stepped up to help.

Share Your Holiday Giving and Support Youth Financial Education

CUNA Mutual Group will donate to the National Credit Union Foundation for every credit union giving post tagged with #CUGiveBack, allowing the Foundation to support more financial reality fairs in 2016.

Credit Unions Thank ‘Champion’ Senator Wyden at Portland Event

Credit union leaders thanked Senator Wyden for helping to protect credit unions’ tax status and for introducing a bill that would allow increased credit union lending to small businesses.

Spokane Federal Partners With TV Station to Raise Wildfire Relief Funds

The credit union partnered with KXLY, the Red Cross, Washington State University, and local firefighters to raise thousands of dollars for those impacted by the fires.

Advantis Credit Union Awards $50,000 in GROW Grants to Local Nonprofits

The credit union invited community members to vote on who should get the grants, and money went to everything from a children’s book bank to an emergency shelter for women and children.

Donate: Make the Roaring 20s Auction a Lively and Life-Saving Night

This year’s Credit Unions for Kids Gala and Auction is bringing the era of Gatsby, flappers, and jazz back to life, and your donations will make it life-saving.