Fibre Federal CU’s Shannon Cahoon Takes CUES Next Top CU Exec Competition

The Community Outreach Coordinator’s project to track the ROI on financial education investment put her over the top.

St. Helens CCU Employees Volunteer on Holiday

Employees partnered with Community Action Team on Columbus Day.

OnPoint Names New Executives

Veronica Ervin and Cecile Milam appointed Senior Vice Presidents, join Executive Management Team.

picture of a child holding a sign that says march to help babies

Global Raises $8,485 During March of Dimes, March for Babies

The effort featured 39 walkers and ranked among the top three corporate teams.

Credit Unions for Kids’ 30th Anniversary Spotlight

As the year marking the 30th anniversary of Credit Unions for Kids’ Northwest founding begins, the spotlight is on Oregon State Credit Union for another large contribution.

Peninsula Branch Wins 2015 Business of the Year Honors

The credit union’s branch in Port Orchard, Washington was honored by the local Chamber as Business of the Year for its community impact. CEO Morrell says it’s a fitting tribute to the credit union’s 80th anniversary.

USAgencies Credit Union Staff Volunteers at Homeless Resource Center

A team of USAgencies staff and family members spent a recent Saturday helping a Portland-based homeless-focused agency to prepare for the winter ahead. The event coincided with International Credit Union Day and won the credit union a $2,500 gift certificate to Strategic Link Consulting.

The Road to Financial Wellness: What Happened on a 10,200 Mile Road Trip

One entrepreneur drove across the country asking Millennials their views on money. Follow his journey and hear what he learned.

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

Red Canoe sets fundraising record; Consolidated Community opens flagship branch with new brand.

Staff Direct Valley Credit Union’s Latest Video

Challenged to create their own attitude statement, the staff at Valley Credit Union created a beautiful video showing what makes their credit union special.

Credit Unions Help OHSU Net $1 Billion to Fight Cancer

With their support of OHSU’s Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, Northwest credit unions helped OHSU secure the $500 million needed to receive an additional $500 million from Phil and Penny Knight, for $1 billion total dollars to find new and effective treatments for cancer.

The New Faces of Nordstrom Federal

When Shelli Millhuff took the reins of Nordstrom Federal, she set out to update the small credit union for her online members. Two years on, she celebrates big successes and outlines next goals.

Dream Team of Business Consultants Ready to Serve Northwest Credit Unions

Strategic Link has hand-selected a roster of leading consultants to help credit unions capitalize on critical areas of opportunity, from economic forecasting to brand strategy.

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

Global gives big for March of Dimes; St. Helens Community opens Rainier student branch; and Point West throws a $6,000 strike.

Maps Wins Award for Innovation in Technology and Culture

The credit union’s Idea Lab brings together cutting edge financial services technology with a culture that draws out impactful innovation.

Succession Planning Critical for Credit Unions

Recent leadership changes in the Northwest show that succession planning is not only critical, it can add value to operations and help attract and retain top talent. Amplify speaker to share strategy.

Would You Put Your CEO in a Dunk Tank?

Credit unions across the Northwest are finding creative ways to raise funds for CULAC, helping to elect credit union champions to Congress.

Communications Evangelist Joins NWCUA by way of Uganda Nonprofit

As the new communications evangelist for the Northwest Credit Union Association, James Pearson brings a unique blend of storytelling talent and international nonprofit perspective.