The World Council of Credit Unions seeks nominations from its member organizations for the World Council Young Credit Union Professionals scholarship program, an international networking and educational opportunity for emerging credit union leaders.
The National Credit Union Foundation has announced the addition of Chad Helminak as the new director of Credit Union Development and Cooperative Values Engagement, effective Jan. 29. Helminak will lead the Foundation’s popular Credit Union Development Education Training and engage the growing corps of Credit Union Development Educators.
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.