ALEXANDRIA, Va. (4/28/15)--A National Credit Union Administration webinar titled "NCUA 2015 Grant and Loan Opportunities" will begin at 2 p.m. (ET) today and is scheduled to last 90 minutes.
Dominic Carullo, an economic development specialist with the NCUA's Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives, will be joined by Geetha Valiyil, comptroller of the Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives, and David Fitzgerald, national account director of the Illinois Credit Union League, to discuss the grant application process and the four grant initiatives that NCUA will fund.
The initiatives are cybersecurity, building capacity branching, digital growth, and new products and services.
In addition to the program details, two credit union executives are expected to share their experiences with NCUA grants. Lynn Gray, CEO of Remington FCU, Ilion, N.Y., and Lowell Stevens, president/CEO of Latah FCU, Moscow, Idaho, will describe their credit unions' experiences with using grant funds to introduce mobile banking applications and remote deposit capture services to their memberships.
A Q&A session will follow the webinar presentation. This session was postponed from its originally scheduled date of April 15.