To celebrate the second Development Educator (DE) Day of Service--June 14--DEs worldwide worked individually and collectively to complete projects to improve the lives of others.
The DE Day of Service is a way for DEs to transform training and teaching into community service to empower credit union members and strengthen local communities.
The National Credit Union Foundation's DE training provides critical lessons in cooperative principles, credit union philosophy, and international development issues while incorporating challenges credit unions face today.
Every year, people from all parts of the world become certified as Credit Union Development Educators (CUDEs). These individuals commit volunteer and professional time to take the credit union message to audiences throughout the world.
Among the highlights of this year's DE Day of Service: