USAID extended World Council of Credit Unions’ Credit for Agriculture Producers Project through September 2024, providing an additional 18 months to support Ukrainian credit unions in wartime, so they can continue to serve communities, and provide access to savings and agricultural loans.
The Global Women’s Leadership Network encourages women in the credit union movement to apply for its 2023 GWLN Scholarship to take advantage of the opportunity to attend either an in-person or year-long virtual education and networking opportunity.
Eight young credit union professionals from four different continents each received a World Young Credit Union Professionals’ (WYCUP) Scholarship Thursday that includes an all-expense paid trip to credit union events in either Brazil or Canada.
Credit unions' unique structure sets them apart and makes their impact stronger, Cornerstone League President/CEO Caroline Willard wrote in CUInsight, adding that credit unions themselves also have a crucial role to play in cooperation among cooperatives.
Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions, in partnership with World Council of Credit Unions, launched its Turkish Cooperative Earthquake Relief Fund to solicit donations in support of Turkey’s cooperative movement, which has suffered mass devastation from two February 6 earthquakes.
Knowledge of how to plan, deliver and evaluate an effective learning event awaits credit union leaders and trainers who attend CUNA Certified Credit Union Facilitator School, Oct. 14 and 15 in San Antonio. A virtual version of this school will be held in April.
Nusenda Credit Union announced the distribution of more than $7.7 million in Earn Your Return bonus dividends and Community Rewards to qualifying members. In addition, qualifying business members received over $192,000 in Business Debit Card rewards.
Credit unions from Georgia gathered in Atlanta at the State Capitol for this year’s Georgia Advocacy Conference Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 to discuss remote online notarization, state charter enhancements, interchange, protecting credit unions from taxation, and more.
The CUNA Finance Council Conference will convene in May at the AAA Four Diamond Award-winning Disneyland Hotel, and speakers and sessions for this annual conference are based on attendee and member feedback and curated specifically by and for credit union finance professionals.
Credit Union Magazine’s Summer 2023 issue highlights the lending outlook for the rest of the year, how credit unions leverage fintech companies to boost digital lending, the power of lending partnerships, common Bank Secrecy Act violations, and the shift board members must make when becoming chair.