More than 100,000 fans of Children’s Miracles Network Hospitals have helped #VoteForMiracles surpass 300,000 votes with one week left in the campaign. More than 2,500 credit unions have also been recognized by the public who are asked during the voting process to “Choose their Credit Union”.
PenFed CU’s charitable arm, the PenFed Foundation, is donating $300,000 to Serve Our Willing Warriors to construct a home that will provide a week-long respite in the Virginia countryside for hundreds of Wounded Warriors undergoing long-term medical treatment.
The CUNA Mutual Group Foundation today launched a holiday giving campaign to help credit union staff and members affected by hurricanes, floods and wildfires in the U.S. mainland and Puerto Rico this year. The Foundation will match every dollar donated to CUAid--up to $100,000--now through Dec. 31, to provide additional support for the ongoing disaster relief efforts.
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals celebrates its over two decade partnership with America’s credit unions with the kick-off of the second annual “Vote for Miracles” campaign. Now through Dec. 19, credit unions and the general public are invited to cast their votes to support their favorite CMN Hospital. At the conclusion of the promotion, the top five hospitals will be awarded a total of $100,000 on behalf of the nation’s credit unions, courtesy of CO-OP Financial Services and CU Direct.
CUNA’s National Awards Committee recently selected the recipients of the 2017 Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award, the Louise Herring Philosophy-in-Action Member Service Award, and the Desjardins Awards for Financial Education.
Forty-seven credit union professionals became Credit Union Development Educators after being guided by dedicated program facilitators and mentors through the intensive Credit Union Development Education (DE) Training from the National Credit Union Foundation.