2019 A Year of Impact

2019 was a year of influential thought leadership and catalytic change in our industry. Because of our supporters, we were able to IGNITE empower change in member financial health and well-being, INSPIRE credit unions to leverage their cooperative values to help members face modern challenges and RESPOND when disaster strikes by harnessing collective generosity.

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Ignite

Biz Kid$ Entrepreneurship Contest
$100K

Was granted to empower credit union organizations to delve into their financial health products & services to better serve their members.

Group of people with signs
100

Credit union professionals attended our co-hosted CU FinHealth™ Conference to gain knowledge and tools to improve the financial health & well-being of their staff, members and communities.

CU FinHealth attendees at a table

Inspire

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184

Established and emerging credit union leaders graduated from the DE Program and are now armed with knowledge and tools to positively impact their community.

delighted woman and three other people with award
800

Credit union employees now understand their “Why” after attending an Exploring Why Workshop from the Foundation.

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Respond

houses destroyed
$17K

Distributed to help credit union people affected by the Alaska Earthquake. (Photo Credit: Rob Witter, U.S. Geological Survey. Public domain.)

aerial view of road damage due to earthquake - Alaska
$189K

Give to employees from Redwood Credit Union to help them recover from the California Wildfires.

two people surveying wildfire damage

2019 Impact Report

The Foundation is a catalyst for change in the credit union movement. We hope donors take pride in the impact they’ve helped us make in 2019 to change people’s financial lives through credit unions.

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