American Heritage CU President/CEO Bruce K. Foulke and Chief Operating Officer Scott McCaw performed a humanitarian trip to credit unions in the Bahamas impacted by Hurricane Dorian at the behest of the World Council of Credit Unions.
Federally insured, low-income credit unions that want to become certified CDFIs have until Oct. 5 to apply to use NCUA’s qualification process for streamlined CDFI certification for the final time in 2019.
NCUA awarded $1.9 million in grants to help 155 low-income credit unions increase outreach to underserved communities, improve digital services and security and train employees through grants ranging from $1,900 to $100,000.
Registration is now open for CUNA Credit Union Finance for Boards & Committees Workshop, October 21-22, in Phoenix. This workshop is designed for credit union board and committee education in credit union financial concepts, terminology and functions.
New officers Jason Lindstrom, Brian Grytdal and Michelle Shelton have been elected within the CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council Executive Committee, following this year’s Marketing & Business Development Council Conference.
Financial institutions affected by the data breach at Wendy’s restaurants can now file their claims and find additional information at a website that contains a mechanism for filing claims, a list of important deadlines, court documents and more.
The Awareness initiative is an industry-wide, and ultimately national effort but the building blocks are regional. The NWCUA is an example of league leadership, having taken on the challenge of building consideration with enthusiasm and thoughtfulness.
Whitefish CU was awarded the Best of Show Award – the highest honor in the CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council’s Diamond Awards competition – during the Council’s 26th annual conference in Las Vegas.
Glia, an industry provider delivering platforms that combine technology with a human touch to give organizations seamless member experiences, was presented the CUNA Technology Council’s Best of Show Award at the 2019 CUNA GAC.
In response to the devastating flooding in Nebraska and the Midwest, the National Credit Union Foundation is distributing funds to the Nebraska Credit Union League through the CUAid General Disaster Relief Fund to assist credit union people affected.
CUNA will host Phil Hansen, multimedia artist, speaker, author and innovator, as keynote speaker for America’s Credit Union Conference. He will challenge ACUC attendees to spark their creativity by thinking outside the box.