Professionals from the Virginia Credit Union League and CULedger learned the unique ways Estonian credit unions serve their members--including a new currency and green energy investments--during a WOCCU Global Classroom visit.
Every year, credit unions from across Montana participate in a variety of initiatives to support their communities and promote education for back-to-school and beyond, providing students of all ages with resources to build a healthy financial future.
Forty-two credit union professionals earned their Credit Union Business Lending Professional designation at CUNA Business Lending Certification School, equipping them with business lending essentials, strategies to innovate lending programs and more.
CO-OP Financial Services committed to donate a total of $500,000 to the Global Women’s Leadership Network over the next 10 years during the GWLN 10-year celebration reception at the 2019 World Credit Union Conference.
NCUA is offering grants of up to $25,000 for a new pilot mentoring program for small low-income credit unions that are also designated as minority depository institutions and will accept grant applications from Aug. 18 through Sept. 28.
NCUA Chairman Rodney Hood was at the Indiana Credit Union League office Monday to visit with several members of the League board of directors, members of its Governmental Affairs Committee and senior management.
America’s Credit Union Museum announced the appointment of Nathan Saller and Ron McLean to its board. Saller is the president/COO of Bellwether Community CU and McLean was appointed as president/CEO of the Cooperative Credit Union Association in March.
The World Council of Credit Unions’ Board appointed two new Directors at the 2019 World Credit Union Conference, and heard from economic trend forecaster Pippa Malmgren in her keynote address during Tuesday’s general session.
Monday at the World Council of Credit Unions 2019 World Credit Union Conference featured remarks from World Council President/CEO Brian Branch and business futurist Patrick Schwerdtfeger addressing the audience.
The Board of Directors of the Credit Union League of Connecticut announced Friday that Bruce Adams will be joining the league as president/CEO on August 19. Adams is currently the Deputy Commissioner of the Department of Revenue Services.
The groundbreaking Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union® campaign is set to launch in Kansas and Missouri July 22, The two states will join three others launching this month, more than doubling the state presence of the campaign nationwide.
Partners FCU, Burbank, Calif., has taken the extraordinary step to support small credit union participation in the CUNA-led Awareness initiative, donating $25,000 to the program on behalf of smaller California credit unions with less means.
Suggesting credit unions don’t pay taxes is playing “loose with the facts,” J. Scott Sullivan, president/CEO of the Nebraska Credit Union League writes in a local paper in response to recent attacks from Nebraska bankers.