Foundation Hosts Financial Education Twitter Chat on 4/5

To help kick-off National Financial Literacy Month, the National Credit Union Foundation is hosting a Twitter chats for credit unions on Wednesday, April 5th at 3 pm (CT). The Foundation invites credit unions to discuss their financial education activities during the chat.

“In April and all year long, credit unions excel at strengthening their member’s financial well-being through their various financial education efforts,” said Christopher Morris, Foundation Director of Communications.

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Foundation Accepts President's Volunteer Service Award on Behalf of America's CUs

On behalf of America’s credit unions, the National Credit Union Foundation accepted the U.S. Gold President’s Volunteer Service Award for the 2015-2016 school year. This award was presented by Junior Achievement (JA) USA, an official certifying organization for this award, at JA’s 2017 Volunteer Summit on March 7, 2017 for the over 15,000 volunteer hours dedicated to Junior Achievement programs by America’s credit unions.   

The President’s Volunteer Service Award is a U.S. presidential recognition program created by the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation for individuals and organizations who contribute a significant amount of time to volunteer service.

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On the Blog: Getting Familiar With Your Foundation - Gigi Hyland

Welcome to the first edition of a new series here on our blog: getting familiar with your Foundation! Each month or so, we will be highlighting a different member of our dynamic staff to help you get to know the people who make our work possible.

To start this series out, we begin with Gigi Hyland, Executive Director at the Foundation. Here are some things about Gigi you might not know:

When you aren’t at work, what are we most likely to find you doing? In the kitchen concocting something delicious or outside either birding, hiking or gardening.

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