Co-op Financial Services to Sponsor Scholarships

Company will award 30 free rides to CUNA’s Community CU & Growth Conference.

August 8, 2011

Co-op Financial Services, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., will sponsor 30 scholarships to CUNA’s 2011 Community Credit Union & Growth Conference, Oct. 24-27 in San Francisco.

This is the second year that CO-OP Financial Services is sponsoring scholarships to this event.

The conference will focus on how to turn growth-generating ideas into action plans. Recognized as a time to celebrate credit union best practices and successes, CUNA will also present the 2011 Community Credit Union of the Year Award during the conference.

“Through CO-OP Financial Services’ generous sponsorship, we will be able to expand our diverse audience at this CUNA signature event,” says Todd Spiczenski, vice president of CUNA’s center for professional development. “We are delighted with their support in bringing credit union leaders to this action-focused conference.”

“The conference offers a top-notch speaker line-up and highly relevant breakout sessions,” says Stan Hollen, president/CEO of CO-OP Financial Services. “Supporting participation at this event is a strong fit with our commitment to help credit unions prosper and bring innovative ideas into practice.”

To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must be credit union employees or volunteers, and credit unions must be league-affiliated, and they must stay at the designated conference hotel.

Click here to apply for a scholarship.

Applications are due Friday, Sept. 2. Scholarship recipients will be contacted by Thursday, Sept. 15.