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Gigi Hyland addresses the crowd at CUNA's GAC

“An ancient system of give and take”

A transcript of the address Gigi Hyland, executive director of the National Credit Union Foundation, gave to GAC attendees during the opening ceremony – Monday, February 27, 2023. I love […] Find out more »

2023 Herb Wegner Memorial Award Recipients

Keeping purpose constant: celebration and inspiration at the 2023 Foundation Dinner

The credit union movement’s energy, optimism and excitement were palpable as more than 1,200 people attended the National Credit Union Foundation’s annual fundraising gala. Record turnout for the Foundation Dinner—the […] Find out more »

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Your Foundation at the 2023 GAC

Thank you for your interest in the Foundation while attending CUNA’s GAC! Here’s additional information on our new initiatives and resources. If you’re attending our 34th annual Foundation Dinner, consider […] Find out more »

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National Credit Union Foundation releases Philanthropy Toolkit

The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) has today published a Philanthropy Toolkit—a resource designed to help credit unions maximize their community impact and align philanthropic activities to strategic objectives. […] Find out more »

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National Credit Union Foundation releases 2022 Impact Report

The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) helped credit unions navigate the modern-day challenges of growing membership, managing risk, retaining talent and developing a mission-driven culture in 2022, according to […] Find out more »

February 2023 DE Class

Congratulations to the February ’23 DE class

Twenty-nine credit union leaders from across the United States were designated as Credit Union Development Educators (CUDEs) after completing the National Credit Union Foundation’s signature Development Education (DE) program in […] Find out more »

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Gigi Hyland & Mike Lawson at 2023 GAC

Watch Foundation Executive Director Gigi Hyland and CUbroadcast’s Mike Lawson as they discuss the 2023 CU FinHealth Conference, the DE program, and more at this year’s CUNA GAC. Watch the […] Find out more »

Gigi Hyland and Jennifer Plager speaking at 2023 GAC

Updates on financial well-being efforts

Photo credit: Credit unions have a solid understanding of the definition of financial well-being for all. Now they’re beginning to put their ideas into practice and make an impact […] Find out more »

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Are you leaving an indelible mark on your members?

What a privilege it was to attend my second Foundation Dinner in February—the primary fundraising event for the National Credit Union Foundation. As ever, the dinner (held annually in conjunction […] Find out more »