Northwest CU Election Recap: Behind the Ballots

Credit union influence in Congress expanded last week, and the CUNA/League system has already hit the ground running on making the most of it.

CUNA: CU Membership Passes 108 Million Nationwide

September was another strong month for credit unions according to CUNA senior economist Perc Pineda.

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Foundation: Registration for 2017 DE Training Now Open

The NWCUF also offers scholarship opportunities for credit union professionals looking to obtain the designation.

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MAXX Convention: What You Need to Know

The 2016 gathering of Northwest credit union executives is set to test the limits and MAXXimize member value. But first, pump the brakes and find out where to start.

Reaching a Decade, Red Canoe Credit Union’s Canoe is Full

The annual “Fill the Canoe” supply drive surpassed a record number of donations.

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Multiple Credit Unions for Kids Events Taking Shape for September

Point West is organizing its third annual bowling event in Portland, while the Kitsap and Pierce County chapters are coming together for a golf tournament.

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Three Questions: Unitus & Wine on the Willamette

We talked to the credit union organizing one of the premier Credit Unions for Kids events of the summer: sipping wine on the Willamette.

Fibre Federal Earns ‘Healthiest’ Award for Third Consecutive Year

The recognition grades credit unions on key financial factors such as deposit growth, capitalization, and loan to reserve ratios.

World Council of Credit Unions Announces 2016 CU Day Theme

This year’s International Credit Union Day theme will illustrate the nine principles that separate credit unions from other financial institutions.

‘Love My Credit Union’ Campaign Launches From CU Solutions Group

The campaign spotlights credit unions giving back to their communities.

Details, Details: Q&A With Monique Little of First Tech Federal Credit Union on the Dave and Dan Classic

Anthem talked to Monique Little, Chief People Officer for First Tech Federal Credit Union, on the history, planning and lead-up to the Dave and Dan Classic on July 11.

Metsger: Working Group to Review, End Annual Examination Process in Two Months

The new Chair of the NCUA Board made the announcement during a speech this week, seeking to streamline examination processes.

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.

CO-OPatopia to Celebrate Fourth Year This Saturday in Olympia

CO-OPatopia celebrates the cooperative business model and its place in the local economy while encouraging greater cooperation among those businesses. The fourth annual celebration takes place this weekend.

Does Your Bank or Credit Union Need a Chipotle Checkup?

Credit union marketers may have thanked their lucky stars they’re not the public relations agency for Chipotle. They can learn, however, from other businesses’ crisis. Learn more in this article shared by one of the presenters at next week’s NWCUA Marketers’ Conference.

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Spokane Area Credit Unions Contribute Over $28K to Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital

Eleven Spokane-area credit unions contributed their share of the NWCUA’s Roaring 20’s auction funds to Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital February 9.

46 Credit Union Professionals Earn CUDE Designation

BECU’s Sara Moorehead is one of 46 credit union professionals to become a Certified Credit Union Development Educator.

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.